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Berkeley East Shore Pedestrian Bridge

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Berkeley Pedestrian Bridge

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in April 2010

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BH Photo #160567

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Overview
Tied arch over I-80 and West Frontage Road on East Shore Pedestrian Overcrossing
Location
Berkeley, Alameda County, California
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 2002
Builder
- OPAC Consulting Engineers of San Francisco, California (Designer)
Design
Welded steel tied arch with suspended precast concrete through arch deck.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 293.3 ft.
Total length: 706.4 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Also called
City of Berkeley Eastshore Pedestrian Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.86447, -122.30309   (decimal degrees)
37°51'52" N, 122°18'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/561299/4191007 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oakland West
Elevation
14 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
CA 33-661 (California bridge number)
BH 44728 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
255,000

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2011: Updated by Robert Thompson: Sorry to meddle, but "Tied (Bowstring) Arch", versus "Suspension Bridge".
  • March 6, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • April 4, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added to "Footbridge" Category
  • April 3, 2010: Added by Craig Philpott

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