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Alva Bridge

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Alva Bridge

Florida

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #287009

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Caloosahatchee River on Broadway Street
Location
Alva, Lee County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1969
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Total length: 546.9 ft.
Also called
Broadway Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+26.71306, -81.61000   (decimal degrees)
26°42'47" N, 81°36'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/439325/2954799 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Alva
Inventory numbers
FDOT 120042 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 12396 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 67.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,970

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Alva, Florida (2)
Bascule (1,024)
Built 1969 (94)
Built during 1960s (1,743)
Florida (564)
Have street view (22,039)
Lee County, Florida (15)
Movable (2,704)
Navigable waterway (1,998)
Open (36,527)
Owned by county (18,846)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,535)

Update Log 

  • September 7, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 4, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 10, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Corrected Name

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Broadway Street Bridge
Posted January 6, 2010, by Tim Fitch (tjf_ddb)

Better known as "Alva Bridge"

Tim Fitch