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Columbus Drive Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Overview view of bridge.

Photo taken by James F. Gentner in January 2009

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BH Photo #132376

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Swing bridge over Hillsborough River on Columbus Drive in Tampa
Location
Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic.
History
Built 1926 by the Mt. Vernon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 2012
Builder
- Mt. Vernon Bridge Co. of Mt. Vernon, Ohio
Design
Warren Pony truss Bobtail Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 163.1 ft.
Total length: 470.2 ft.
Deck width: 40.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.96694, -82.47500   (decimal degrees)
27°58'01" N, 82°28'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/354921/3094416 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tampa
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
25,500
Inventory numbers
FDOT 105504 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 12378 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 57.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated Status and Type
  • March 21, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • January 14, 2009: Updated by James F. Gentner

Sources 

  • James F. Gentner - jfgentner678 [at] aol [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • Douglas Butler