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Cake & Beer Drive Bridge

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Cake & Beer Drive Bridge

looking east

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in June 2020

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #473792

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Queenpost pony truss bridge over Delaware Canal on Cake & Beer Drive
Location
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1832; rehabilitated 1984
Design
Wooden Queenpost pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.40646, -75.00311   (decimal degrees)
40°24'23" N, 75°00'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/499736/4472872 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lumberville
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
50
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7935 6450 2896 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 73204 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2008)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 72.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • August 15, 2016: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Cake & Beer Drive Bridge
Posted June 13, 2020, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

I think Bucks County, Pennsylvania should, from this point forward, be known as "Wooden Truss Capitol of the World"...a woodpecker delight