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Hook Square Bridge

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Offet portal view

Even though it's minimal, this bridge does feature overhead sway bracing and, as such, should be considered a through truss

Photo taken by Matt Lohry

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BH Photo #221090

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Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift Parker through truss bridge over Miami Canal on Hook Square in Miami Springs
Location
Miami-Dade County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Vertical lift Parker through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 132.6 ft.
Total length: 132.6 ft.
Deck width: 23.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+25.82167, -80.27972   (decimal degrees)
25°49'18" N, 80°16'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/572193/2856132 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hialeah
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
9,425
Inventory numbers
FDOT 874129 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 12423 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 65.3 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 27, 2011: Updated by Matt Lohry: Updated bridge type: This is a Parker through truss
  • April 19, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated bridge type.

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