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Piney Branch Parkway Bridge

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #373416

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Piney Branch Parkway on 16th Street NW
Location
Washington, District of Columbia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906; rehabilitated 1992
Builders
- A. Phimister Proctor (sculptor of tigers)
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 272.0 ft.
Deck width: 49.9 ft.
Also called
16th Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.93833, -77.03667   (decimal degrees)
38°56'18" N, 77°02'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/323480/4311905 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington West
Inventory numbers
DC 22 (District of Columbia bridge number)
BH 12261 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2005)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 75.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1992)
30,600

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2017: New photo from Dave King
  • December 19, 2016: New photo from Dave King
  • January 23, 2013: Updated by Andy Peters: adds A. Phimister Proctor as sculptor of tiger; adds 16th Street Bridge as alternate name
  • May 4, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Andy Peters - anpete1971 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com