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Housatonic River Bridge

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Overview
Deck truss bridge over Housatonic River on CT 8 in Shelton
Location
Shelton, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1990
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 253.9 ft.
Total length: 1,578.2 ft.
Deck width: 87.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.31454, -73.08660   (decimal degrees)
41°18'52" N, 73°05'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/660156/4575441 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ansonia
Inventory numbers
CT 571A (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 12062 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 53.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
82,300

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com