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US-2 East Channel Penobscot River Bridge

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over East Channel Penobscot River on US 2 in Old Town
Location
Penobscot County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 76.1 ft.
Total length: 379.9 ft.
Deck width: 30.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.93806, -68.64278   (decimal degrees)
44°56'17" N, 68°38'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/528184/4976131 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Old Town
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
13,523
Inventory numbers
ME 2630 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19891 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 70.7 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,510)
Built 1913 (811)
Built during 1910s (9,225)
Deck arch (10,761)
Lost (22,103)
Lost 2007 (313)
Lost during 2000s (4,026)
Maine (662)
Navigable waterway (2,090)
Owned by state (15,068)
Penobscot County, Maine (57)
Replaced by new bridge (14,756)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,157)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,865)
US 2 (40)

Update Log 

  • May 25, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.

Comments 

East Channel Penobscot River Bridge
Posted January 19, 2014, by Anonymous

pratt through truss next door.