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Lincoln Highway West Branch Brandywine Creek Bridge

Photos 

PA-592-27

Elevation of West Branch Brandywine Creek Bridge, Coatsville, Looking North

Photo by Joseph Elliott, Summer-Fall 1999, for HAER

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #122122

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over West Branch Brandywine Creek on Lincoln Highway in Coatesville
Location
Coatesville, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 113.9 ft.
Deck width: 45.3 ft.
Also called
West Branch Brandywine Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.98278, -75.82444   (decimal degrees)
39°58'58" N, 75°49'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/429607/4426171 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coatesville
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
13,165
Inventory numbers
PA 15 0082 0432 1857 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 10041 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 37254 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 73.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2010: Updated by Raymond Klein: Adde four current color photos. Coatesville, PA to name.
  • August 20, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • HAER PA-592 - Lincoln Highway, Running from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, Fallsington, Bucks County, PA
  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com