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Taiya River Bridge

Photo 

Alaska Department Of Transportation Bridge Over Toyota River. Looking Northwest By 340 Degrees

NOTE: River name is labeled incorrectly in the title. Should read Taiya River

Photo taken by Jet Lowe for the Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #224050

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Taiya River on Skagway-Dyea Road in Skagway
Location
Skagway, Alaska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1948
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 205.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+59.51333, -135.34500   (decimal degrees)
59°30'48" N, 135°20'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
8/480474/6597264 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Skagway C-1 SW
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
95
Inventory numbers
AK 309 (Alaska bridge number)
BH 10047 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2014)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 29, 2012: HAER photo posted by Mike Goff
  • April 20, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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