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Senator Robert D. Fleming Bridge

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Approach spans of the bridge

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2010

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BH Photo #183934

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Overview
Deck truss bridge over the Allegheny River on PA 8 (62nd Street) in Pittsburgh
Location
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1960; part of approach span destroyed by fire in 1981-replaced later and reopened in 1983; rehabilitated in 1986
Design
Cantilevered Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 400.0 ft.
Total length: 2,106.1 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 49.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.9 ft.
Also called
62nd Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.48972, -79.93750   (decimal degrees)
40°29'23" N, 79°56'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/590044/4482656 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh East
Inventory numbers
PA 02 0008 0180 0048 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 00488 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30213 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2008)
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: 45.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
5,714

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2010: Updated by Jason Smith: Added the history of the bridge; changed the name of the bridge

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