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Beckett Bridge

Photos 

Source: Beckett Bridge Project Development and Environment Study

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BH Photo #243641

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Facts 

Overview
Bascule bridge over Whitcomb Bayou on North Spring Blvd. in Tarpon Springs
Location
Pinellas County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Uncertain future. Replacement being considered.
History
Built 1924. Rebuilt with concrete in 1956 and repaired in 1979, 1998, and 2011
Design
Scherzer rolling lift Bascule
Dimensions
Total length: 358.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+28.14999, -82.76499   (decimal degrees)
28°08'60" N, 82°45'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/326686/3115076 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tarpon Springs
Inventory numbers
FDOT 154000 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 12491 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
3,100

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 22, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • March 9, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 27, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: Fixed name, status, bridge type, history, etc.

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Comments 

North Spring Blvd. Bridge
Posted September 23, 2008, by Dan Teal

The local name of this bridge is the Beckett Bridge