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John Singletary Bridge

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Photo taken by James McCray in March 2013

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BH Photo #250420

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Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over Peace River on Us 98-Sr 700
Location
Fort Meade, Polk County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Project planning in progress. At high risk for demolition and replacement.
History
Built 1931
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 550.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
Peace River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.75166, -81.78193   (decimal degrees)
27°45'06" N, 81°46'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/422941/3069937 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Homeland
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
4,900
Inventory numbers
FDOT 160064 (Florida Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 51655 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 63.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 30, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: Fixed name, listed demo/replace plans.
  • March 15, 2013: New photos from James McCray
  • March 8, 2012: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth