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Memorial Avenue Bridge

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over GWMP (Southbound) on Memorial Avenue
Location
Washington, District of Columbia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932; rehabilitated 2001
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.0 ft.
Total length: 401.9 ft.
Deck width: 49.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88528, -77.05972   (decimal degrees)
38°53'07" N, 77°03'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/321349/4306062 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington West
Inventory number
BH 12251 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 93.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
15,000

Update Log 

  • November 21, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

Memorial Avenue Bridge
Posted May 4, 2010, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This page is a double listing, here is the main page: http://bridgehunter.com/dc/washington/632IIII3300015P/

Memorial Avenue Bridge
Posted October 23, 2009, by Jim Grey (mobilene [at] gmail [dot] com)

whoops, looking again I see I'm not quite right. This page is for the smaller bridge; I believe this photo is of the larger neighboring bridge.

Memorial Avenue Bridge
Posted October 23, 2009, by Jim Grey (mobilene [at] gmail [dot] com)

Found this blog post with a photo of this bridge being built - just the formwork was up.

http://www.shorpy.com/node/7034