Rating:
4 votes

Talmadge Memorial Bridge

Photos 

Talmadge.jpg

Photo taken by Georiga Department of Transportation

View this photo at wwwb.dot.ga.gov

BH Photo #136075

Map 

Street View 

Description 

replaced Old Talmadge Memorial Bridge; connects downtown Savannah and Hutchinson Island, Ga.

Facts 

Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over Savannah River; replaced Old Talmadge Memorial Bridge
Location
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1990
Design
Cable-stayed
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 1,099.8 ft.
Total length: 8,852.1 ft. (1.7 mi.)
Deck width: 67.9 ft.
Also called
Eugene Talmadge Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.08862, -81.09924   (decimal degrees)
32°05'19" N, 81°05'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/490634/3550262 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Savannah
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
7,490
Inventory numbers
GA 05101690 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 37627 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2017: New photos from John Imel
  • July 9, 2017: New photos from David Huffman
  • March 28, 2015: New photos from Irma Hale
  • July 10, 2014: New photo from Andrew Raker
  • October 7, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • August 15, 2013: New photo from Michael Miller
  • February 10, 2013: Updated by Andy Peters: corrects spelling and name of bridge; adds U.S. 17
  • July 3, 2012: New photos from Kim Harvey
  • April 11, 2010: New photo from Kim Harvey
  • March 26, 2009: New photos from Kim Harvey
  • October 15, 2008: Added by Kim Harvey

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