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Wilmington River Bridge

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looking west towards bascule span

Photo taken by Kim Harvey in June 2012

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BH Photo #234484

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Overview
Concrete stringer bridge over Wilmington River on Island Expressway
Location
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1963, pair of single leaf bascule bridges
Design
Concrete stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 803.8 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Also called
Islands Expressway Bascule Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.06208, -81.02996   (decimal degrees)
32°03'43" N, 81°01'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/497172/3547316 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Savannah
Inventory numbers
GA 05101320 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 52808 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 61.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
20,740

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 16, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 30, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 3, 2012: Added by Kim Harvey

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