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Anchor River Bridge

Photos 

Looking south

Beams over portal have been replaced recently

Photo taken by Jann Mayer in June 2017

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #399537

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Anchor River on Old Sterling Highway in Anchor Point
Location
Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949
Design
Pennsylvania through truss with Camelback profile
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 183.1 ft.
Total length: 184.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+59.77180, -151.83655   (decimal degrees)
59°46'18" N, 151°50'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
5/565339/6626570 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seldovia D-5 SW
Inventory numbers
AK 910 (Alaska bridge number)
BH 10011 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 38.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
1,280

Update Log 

  • August 9, 2017: New photos from Jann Mayer
  • March 31, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: updated GPS data updated design

Sources 

  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jann Mayer - jannmayer [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Anchor River Bridge
Posted June 28, 2017, by Erik Hilsinger (erik [dot] hilsinger [at] alaska [dot] gov)

Anchor River Bridge No. 0910 was found eligible for listing on the National Register for Historic Places in 2003.