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Fort Pitt Bridge

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Photo taken by James Baughn in July 2009

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Overview
Steel through arch bridge over Monongahela River on I-279 in Pittsburgh
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1959; rehabilitated 2002-03
Design
Steel through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 752.0 ft.
Total length: 1,207.1 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.43986, -80.01066   (decimal degrees)
40°26'23" N, 80°00'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/584818/4476334 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory numbers
PA 02 0279 0061 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 01019 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30244 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2008)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 57.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
65,992

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2017: New photo from Daniel Barnes
  • July 7, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • August 8, 2014: New photos from Patrick S. O'Donnell
  • November 18, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith
  • September 30, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • July 27, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

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Sources 

  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Pghbridges.com
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia
  • Todd Wilson
  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Daniel Barnes