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Gerstle River Bridge

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Gerstie River Bridge

Photo taken by Ron Brown 08 Jan 2010

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BH Photo #156430

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Overview
A subdivided Warren truss bridge over Gerstle River on Alaska Highway in Delta Junction
Location
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1944
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 1,820.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.8 ft.
Also called
Black Veterans Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+63.81833, -144.91667   (decimal degrees)
63°49'06" N, 144°55'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
6/602547/7078444 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
302
Inventory numbers
AK 520 (Alaska bridge number)
BH 10051 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • February 27, 2010: New photos from Ron Brown

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Gerstle River Bridge
Posted May 21, 2018, by Donovan Goertz (khevron [at] warpmail [dot] net)

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