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Norwalk River Bridge

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Norwalk River Bridge

Connecticut

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #296888

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Street Views 

Video 

Opening Washington Street Drawbridge in Norwalk

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Facts 

Overview
Bascule bridge over Norwalk River on CT 136 Washington Street in Norwalk
Location
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1972
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 133.9 ft.
Total length: 498.1 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Also called
Stanley Straffolino Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.09833, -73.41500   (decimal degrees)
41°05'54" N, 73°24'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/633104/4550883 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norwalk South
Inventory numbers
CT 2295 (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 12071 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 57.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
19,760

Update Log 

  • June 8, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 5, 2015: New video from Douglas Butler
  • October 2, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 30, 2014: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • September 30, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 31, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 22, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 7, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Norwalk River Bridge
Posted September 30, 2014, by Douglas Butler

The last 2 photos should be deleted and posted at MNCW Norwalk River railroad Swing Bridge it is a bascule bridge on this page.