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Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge

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Fredrick Douglass Memorial Bridge

D.C.

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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Overview
Bridge over Anacostia River on South Capitol Street
Location
Washington, District of Columbia
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Scheduled for replacement
History
Built 1950; rehabilitated 2008
Design
Other
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 192.9 ft.
Total length: 1,564.1 ft.
Deck width: 62.7 ft.
Also called
South Capitol Street Bridge
Anacostia River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.86893, -77.00552   (decimal degrees)
38°52'08" N, 77°00'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/326011/4304142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Alexandria
Inventory numbers
DC 53 (District of Columbia bridge number)
BH 58027 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
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: 60.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
53,800

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 7, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • September 16, 2013: Added by K. A. Erickson

Sources 

  • K. A. Erickson
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge
Posted July 4, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

This drawbridge will be soon replaced with a new drawbridge but not now.