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Girard Point Bridge

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Phila Girard Point Bridge01

Looking southwest from the former Navy Yard. Western end of bridge is being repainted, note covering.

Photo taken by D. Thomsen

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Schuylkill River, Railroad, Roads on I-95, Double Deck
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1973
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 700.2 ft.
Total length: 5,167.2 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Deck width: 96.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.89250, -75.19700   (decimal degrees)
39°53'33" N, 75°11'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/483157/4415844 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Philadelphia
Inventory numbers
PA 67 0095 0150 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 38530 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 44934 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2009)
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: 65.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
40,623

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2010: New photos from Ian Ligget
  • July 19, 2010: Updated by D. Thomsen: Corrected coordinates
  • April 19, 2010: Added by Nathan Holth

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Girard Point Bridge - NBI ID
Posted August 18, 2010, by D. Thomsen (dcthomsen [at] comcast [dot] net)

This bridge is NBI 670095015000000. Where should that id go in the article?