Rating:
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Peace Bridge

Photos 

Pedestrian Lane to Canada

Photo taken by Mark Frazier August 2007

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BH Photo #133529

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel arch and through truss bridge over Niagara River & Black Rock Canal in Buffalo
Location
Buffalo, Erie County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1989
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 423.9 ft.
Total length: 3,997.9 ft. (0.8 mi.)
Deck width: 35.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.90639, -78.90194   (decimal degrees)
42°54'23" N, 78°54'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/671271/4752554 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Buffalo NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
16,595
Inventory numers
NY 5516290 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26023 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 58.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 21, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • January 18, 2014: Updated by CANALLER: Added Info.
  • February 15, 2009: New photos from Mark Frazier

Sources 

  • Mark Frazier - mfrazier404 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Peace Bridge
Posted August 2, 2009, by Doug Kerr (dougtone [at] gribblenation [dot] net)

October 2008 photos, as seen from the Buffalo, NY bank of the Niagara River.

Peace Bridge
Posted March 27, 2008, by Mikey (darkorazu13 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Just curious as the height above the river the peace bridge deck is actually.