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Myrtle Avenue Bridge

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Myrtle Avenue Bridge

Photo taken by Ben Tate in March 2011

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BH Photo #195435

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Overview
Steel through arch bridge over Myrtle Avenue on I-95 in Jacksonville
Location
Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1955
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
Steel through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 385.5 ft.
Total length: 1,430.5 ft.
Deck width: 79.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.32917, -81.67639   (decimal degrees)
30°19'45" N, 81°40'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/434979/3355454 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jacksonville
Inventory numbers
FDOT 720163 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 12364 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 66.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
139,500

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • November 19, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added builder
  • February 24, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 16, 2011: New photo from Ben Tate
  • May 5, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Myrtle Avenue Bridge
Posted February 8, 2007, by Brian and Jennifer Roos (dragon8warrior [at] gmail [dot] com)

Sorry we couldn't get a better shot of this one but we were on our way to the airport.