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Fleming Park Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John Goold in January 2014

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BH Photo #333439

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Ohio River Back Channel on Neville Avenue
Location
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1985 & 2019
Builders
- Ben Construction Co. (Approaches)
- Dravo Contracting Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Substructure)
- Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Co. of Des Moines, Iowa & Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Fabricator)
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 360.9 ft.
Total length: 807.1 ft.
Deck width: 50.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.49139, -80.07989   (decimal degrees)
40°29'29" N, 80°04'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/577975/4482705 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
5,888
Inventory numbers
PANBI 02168 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 68641 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 46.4 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 16, 2020: Updated by Nick Boppel: Add second rehab date
  • March 17, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builders
  • March 17, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • July 25, 2015: New Street View added by John Goold
  • July 24, 2015: New photos from John Goold
  • July 23, 2015: Added by John Goold

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Todd Wilson
  • John Goold - BlueWilliamus [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Nick Boppel - nickboppel01 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Fleming Park Bridge
Posted May 7, 2020, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

I suspect that "Drave Corp. (Substructure)" is a typo and should be Dravo Contracting Co. (aka Dravo Corporation)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dravo_Corporation