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14th Street Bridge

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US 1 Highway Bridge

Photo taken from DC Metro subway. Work is being done on the bridge piers.

Photo taken by Robert Thompson in February 2011

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BH Photo #194022

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Description 

Two parallel bridges, side by side; data refers to the first of two bridges.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Potomac River and Ohio Drive on Interstate 395 and US 1
Location
Washington, Washington, District of Columbia, and Arlington County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1950; rehabilitated 1984
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 174.9 ft.
Total length: 2,434.2 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Deck width: 62.0 ft.
Also called
Arland D. Williams Jr. Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.87500, -77.04000   (decimal degrees)
38°52'30" N, 77°02'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/323034/4304883 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Alexandria
Elevation
20 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
93,100
Inventory numers
DC 1133 (District of Columbia bridge number)
BH 45209 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 21, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • July 9, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker
  • March 3, 2011: New Street View added by Chris Patriarca
  • February 20, 2011: Updated by Robert Thompson: Corrected description (US-1 only; I-395 bridges have different names)
  • May 10, 2010: Added by J.R. Manning

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Comments 

14th Street Bridge
Posted September 27, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

Since this drawbridge stopped operating in 1982, it's time to get this bridge replaced with no draw span.

14th Street Bridge
Posted September 27, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

Since this drawbridge stopped operating in 1982, it's time to get this bridge replaced with no draw span.