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Fruitvale Bridge

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Fruitvale Bridge

Looking North, nearest bridge is Fruitvale Ave, next bridge is SP RR vertical lift bridge, abandoned in up position, far bridge is Park St Bridge.

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in November 2009

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BH Photo #149030

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Oakland Estuary on Fruitvale Avenue in Oakland
Location
Oakland, Alameda County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1974
Builders
- Hensel Phelps Construction Co. (Contractor)
- Kasier Steel Corp. (Steel)
- McCerary-Koretsky International Inc. (Design)
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 128.0 ft.
Total length: 395.0 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Also called
Fruitvale Avenue Bridge
Miller-Sweeney Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.76889, -122.23000   (decimal degrees)
37°46'08" N, 122°13'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/567816/4180452 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oakland East
Inventory numbers
CA 33C-147 (California bridge number)
BH 10788 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 70.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
20,800

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • November 30, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 19, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 7, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 6, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • April 8, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Added design detail
  • November 10, 2009: New photos from Craig Philpott

Sources 

  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com