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Pinellas Bayway Drawbridge

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Boca Ciega Bay Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #292632

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Boca Ciega Bay on FL 679 in Saint Petersburg
Location
St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Replacement bridge under construction.
History
Built 1961
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Total length: 1,385.6 ft.
Also called
Tierra Verde Bridge
Bayway Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.69382, -82.71767   (decimal degrees)
27°41'38" N, 82°43'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/330624/3064466 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pass-a-Grille Beach
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
4,600
Inventory numbers
FDOT 150049 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 12478 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 42.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 3, 2021: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge was shown in the wrong location! Fixed.
  • April 11, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 26, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 23, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • February 24, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 29, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

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