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Bernard Lown Peace Bridge

Photos 

Auburn Maine

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #264469

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Cedar Street in Auburn and Lewiston
Location
Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1996
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 234.9 ft.
Total length: 723.1 ft.
Deck width: 40.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.6 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
South Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.08936, -70.22142   (decimal degrees)
44°05'22" N, 70°13'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/402220/4882522 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lewiston
Inventory numbers
ME 3330 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19811 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 51.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
14,624

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2016: Updated by Andy Peters: adds Lewiston as additional location of bridge
  • January 5, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • June 28, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • March 26, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • March 26, 2014: Photo imported by Brian bartlett
  • January 31, 2014: Updated by Brian bartlett: Corrected name
  • December 16, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added builder
  • August 24, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 25, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: Fixed GPS

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