Heffners Bridge

    Heffners Bridge

    Heffners Bridge, a pinned Pratt through truss, carries Garman Road over Sacony Creek in Berks County, Pennsylvania.


    Heffners Bridge, a pinned Pratt through truss, was constructed in 1905 1 2 by the Climax Road Machine Company of Marathon, New York. 1 The substructure was finished by the Willauer Company. 2

    The crossing was extensively rehabilitated in 1956. 2


    Information

    • State: Pennsylvania
    • Route: Garman Road
    • Type: Pratt Through Truss
    • Status: Active - Automobile
    • Total Length: 81 feet
    • Deck Width: 17.5 feet
    • Above Vertical Clearance: 15 feet

    Sources

    1. Heffners Bridge.” Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.
    2. Bridge plaque.

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