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Darien River Bridge

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Description 

Classified as HIGH historic significance by Historic Bridge Inventory.

Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over Darien River on US-17/GA-25/GA-99
Location
Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1944
Design
Cantilevered (pin and hanger system) deck plate girder with concrete t-beam approach spans.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 1,451.8 ft.
Deck width: 43.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.36738, -81.43615   (decimal degrees)
31°22'03" N, 81°26'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/458522/3470399 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Darien
Inventory numbers
GA 19100070 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 54367 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 82.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
6,030

Update Log 

  • March 28, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: Refined bridge type per historic bridge inventory.
  • November 9, 2012: Added by Jared Mixson

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