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Rainbow Bridge

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Rainbow Bridge

Rainbow Bridge

Photo taken by Larry Matthews in May 2007

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BH Photo #112886

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Overview
Steel arch bridge over Niagara River at Niagara Falls over the U.S.-Canadian border
Location
Niagara Falls, Niagara County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1941
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 994.8 ft.
Total length: 1,444.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.08972, -79.06750   (decimal degrees)
43°05'23" N, 79°04'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/657287/4772590 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Niagara Falls
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
8,513
Inventory numbers
NY 5068199 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26472 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 72.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 11, 2015: New photos from Gene Smania
  • May 16, 2010: New Street View added by Nick Brnot
  • March 16, 2008: New photo from Larry Matthews

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Sources 

  • Larry Matthews
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com