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Salem Street Overpass

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Salem Street Overpass

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2013

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #273700

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Overview
Through truss bridge over MBTA/BMRR on Salem Street in Lawrence
Location
Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928 by the Boston Bridge Works; rehabilitated 1997
Builder
- Boston Bridge Works of Boston, Massachusetts
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 143.1 ft.
Total length: 146.0 ft.
Deck width: 37.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.69722, -71.16194   (decimal degrees)
42°41'50" N, 71°09'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/322917/4729458 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lawrence
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
10,800
Inventory numbers
MA L04024 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19252 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 65.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 2, 2014: New photos from C Hanchey
  • November 13, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Double-barreled"

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