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Butt Memorial Bridge

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Butt Memorial Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in February 2011

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BH Photo #193477

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Description 

Bridge was dedicated as a memorial to Major Archibald Willingham Butt who died on the Titanic.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Augusta Canal on Fifteenth Street in Augusta
Location
Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 52.8 ft.
Total length: 155.8 ft.
Deck width: 55.8 ft.
Recognition
Listed as a contributing resource to the Augusta Canal National Heritage Area Historic District
Also called
Fifteenth Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.47833, -81.98500   (decimal degrees)
33°28'42" N, 81°59'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/408483/3704750 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Augusta East
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
12,710
Inventory numers
GA 24500740 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 12608 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2016)
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: 52.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2018: New photo from Dave King
  • January 6, 2011: New Street View added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Butt Memorial Bridge
Posted January 6, 2017, by le boi

i bet this bridge has a big one

Butt Memorial Bridge
Posted January 6, 2017, by le boi

le herp derp

Butt Memorial Bridge
Posted January 6, 2017, by le boi

le herp derp

Butt Memorial Bridge
Posted December 13, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Beautiful bridge though... And named after a true hero who saved many lives while losing his own on the Titanic!

Butt Memorial Bridge
Posted December 13, 2016, by Kaden (kmsaprks2007 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Butt memorial bridge is funny