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14th Street Bridge

North Approach Road & Structures , New West 14th Street Bridge August 19,1960

Washington D.C. Department of Transportation

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #315956

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Potomac River on 14th Street/U.S. 1
Location
Washington, District of Columbia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1906, demolished 1967-69
Builders
- Army Corps of Engineers (Design)
- Pennsylvania Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Design
Pratt through truss with center swing span
Dimensions
Total length: 2,234.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.8 ft.
Also called
14th Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.87714, -77.04117   (decimal degrees)
38°52'38" N, 77°02'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/322938/4305123 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington West
Inventory number
BH 55715 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 31, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 30, 2016: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Photo and details from DC Dept. of Highways added
  • February 12, 2015: Photos imported by Dave King
  • March 5, 2013: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Highway Bridge
Posted February 12, 2015, by Luke

Actually, this was added in 2013, a full year before you made your entry in October 2014

Highway Bridge
Posted February 12, 2015, by Douglas Butler

This bridge is already added.