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Columbia Street Bridge

Photo 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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BH Photo #388030

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Maumee River on Columbia Street in Fort Wayne
Location
Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1972
Builders
- Grosvenor, A.W.
- I.E. Smith Construction
Design
Reinforced concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 99.0 ft.
Total length: 415.9 ft.
Deck width: 45.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
County Bridge #529
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.08222, -85.13222   (decimal degrees)
41°04'56" N, 85°07'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/656891/4549565 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Wayne West
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0200264 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15780 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 73.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
30,025

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2017: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • October 16, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by J.P.: updated builders

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com