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Hanalei Bridge

Photos 

Hanalei River Bridge

Looking SE

Photo taken by Craig Philpott in June 2010

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BH Photo #169014

Map 

Street Views 

Documents 

Hanalei Bridge Repair Work

PDF (10.5 MB)

Provided by the government of Hawaiʻi; Posted by Luke

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt Through truss bridge over Hanalei River on Kuhio Highway
Location
Kauai County, Hawaii
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1912 replacing a bridge dating to 1895; Rehabilitated 1934, 1961 (Adding supplemental Warren pony trusses), 1973 and 1980; Replaced 2003 by a replica span
Builders
- Hamilton & Chambers Co. of New York City, New York (Fabrication)
- Honolulu Iron Works of Honolulu, Hawaiʻi (Erection)
Design
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge with supplemental warren pony truss.
Dimensions
Span length: 112.9 ft.
Total length: 112.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.5 ft.
Also called
Kuhio Highway Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+22.21085, -159.47605   (decimal degrees)
22°12'39" N, 159°28'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
4/450934/2456242 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hanalei
Elevation
11 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
8,580
Inventory number
BH 12706 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 34.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 19, 2018: Updated by Luke: Corrected builder per local media; Noted year warren pony trusses were added; Noted that bridge was replaced with a replica in 2003
  • January 19, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 25, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • December 27, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Bridge is double-trussed
  • December 27, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • October 12, 2012: New photo from Jann Mayer
  • July 2, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: added photos, refined design
  • March 19, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected location and design

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Comments 

Hanalei Bridge
Posted January 19, 2018, by Luke

According multiple local sources and the .pdf I added, what is currently extant is a replica span.

I'll let the rivet counters decide if we should re-mark it as "Open to traffic" or leave it marked as "Replaced"