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Fifth Avenue Bridge over First Creek

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Fifth Avenue Bridge over First Creek North Side

1922 Concrete Arch Bridge over a channelized First Creek

Photo taken by Bob Davis on February 18, 2009

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BH Photo #133747

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Overview
Closed spandrel arch bridge over First Creek on East 5th Avenue
Location
Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1922
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Span length: 49.8 ft.
Total length: 49.8 ft.
Deck width: 30.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.97777, -83.91361   (decimal degrees)
35°58'40" N, 83°54'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/237294/3985408 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Knoxville
Inventory numbers
TN 470C5900003 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 32583 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 60.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
5,540

Update Log 

  • June 9, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • February 19, 2009: Updated by Bob Davis: Added photos
  • February 18, 2009: Updated by Bob Davis: add coordinates and local street name

Sources 

  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Craig Philpott - craigphilpott63 [at] gmail [dot] com