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Talmadge Memorial Bridge

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Photo taken by Georiga Department of Transportation

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Description 

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

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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
Inventory numbers
GA 05101690 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 37627 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
7,490

Update Log 

  • 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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