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Carter Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #151664

Map 

Street Views 

Video 

Carter road bridge

Lowing and raising back for ship and lower

Douglas Butler

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Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Carter Road in Cleveland
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940 by the Mt. Vernon Bridge Co.
Builder
- Mt. Vernon Bridge Co. of Mt. Vernon, Ohio
Design
Vertical lift Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 220.2 ft.
Total length: 559.1 ft.
Deck width: 42.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.49500, -81.69833   (decimal degrees)
41°29'42" N, 81°41'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/441710/4593944 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cleveland South
Inventory numbers
ODOT 1869264 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27432 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
6,600

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 9, 2017: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • January 18, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • January 4, 2016: New video from Douglas Butler
  • December 3, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 5, 2013: Updated by C Hanchey: Added categories "HAER documented", "Ohio Department of Transportation Historic Bridge List "
  • April 16, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • January 3, 2010: New photos from Bill Eichelberger

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Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Douglas Butler
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com