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John Greenleaf Whittier Bridge (new)

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Overview
Network tied arch bridge over Merrimack River on Interstate 95
Location
Amesbury Town, Essex County, Massachusetts
Status
First span opened summer 2016
History
Built 2017-2018
Design
Network tied arch bridge
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 480.0 ft.
Total length: 1,299.9 ft.
Deck width: 65.9 ft.
Also called
Whittier Memorial Bridge
New Whittier Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.83508, -70.91110   (decimal degrees)
42°50'06" N, 70°54'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/343811/4744272 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
72,630
Inventory numbers
MA A07016 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 80479 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 61 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 19, 2018: Updated by Amanda: Added category "Merrimack River"

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Comments 

John Greenleaf Whittier Bridge (new)
Posted June 8, 2019, by Anonymous

FYI construction is complete and both Northbound and Southbound bridges are open to traffic, the overall deck width of the Northbound bridge is 100'-4" on the arch span.