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Warwick Furnace Road Bridge

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Warwick Furnace Road Bridge

Photo taken by Rick F.

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BH Photo #507226

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Branch French Creek on Warwick Furnace Road
Location
Chester County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1987
Builder
- John Denithorne & Sons of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 58.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.15506, -75.71392   (decimal degrees)
40°09'18" N, 75°42'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/439197/4445211 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pottstown
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
474
Inventory numbers
PA 15 7015 0424 0199 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 10686 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30698 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: added builder
  • September 13, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: corrected gps coordinates

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com