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South Tenth Street Bridge

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Photo taken by James Baughn in July 2009

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Overview
Suspension bridge over the Monongahela River on South Tenth Street in Pittsburgh
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1933; rehabilitated 1994
Design
Wire suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 725.1 ft.
Total length: 1,275.0 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 67.3 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 7, 1986
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.43260, -79.98926   (decimal degrees)
40°25'57" N, 79°59'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/585668/4476159 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh East
Inventory numbers
PA 02 7301 0000 2391 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
NRHP 86000020 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
PANBI 02388 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30315 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 56.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
18,372

Update Log 

  • July 26, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • August 23, 2014: New photos from Patrick S. O'Donnell
  • August 22, 2014: New photos from Patrick S. O'Donnell
  • September 30, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith
  • July 27, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

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Sources 

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