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Natick Bridge

Photos 

March 2010 Flood

Photo taken by RIDOT

BH Photo #160109

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Pawtuxet River on East Avenue in West Warwick
Location
Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1910, replaced 2013
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 74.2 ft.
Total length: 212.9 ft.
Deck width: 30.5 ft.
Also called
East Avenue Bridge
Pawtuxet River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.72253, -71.48945   (decimal degrees)
41°43'21" N, 71°29'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/292928/4621964 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Greenwich
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
6,605
Inventory numbers
RI 3830 (Rhode Island bridge number)
BH 31899 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 80.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 8, 2015: Updated by Ian Martin: Bridge has been replaced
  • April 12, 2010: Updated by James F. Gentner: Changed future prospects from "safe" to "doomed"
  • April 1, 2010: New photos from James F. Gentner
  • March 31, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added Street View and Corrected GPS.

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • James F. Gentner - jfgentner678 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Ian Martin

Comments 

Natick Bridge
Posted March 8, 2015, by Ian Martin

In fairness to RIDOT, it looks like they at least tried to be faithful to the original aesthetic on the replacement bridge: https://www.flickr.com/photos/ridotnews/9042484975/