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Sidney Sherman Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #283230

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Houston Ship Channel on Ih 610
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1973
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 430.1 ft.
Total length: 1,230.0 ft.
Deck width: 151.6 ft.
Also called
Houston Ship Channel Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.72499, -95.26623   (decimal degrees)
29°43'30" N, 95°15'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/280797/3290463 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Park Place
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020027115377 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 60858 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2014)
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: 74.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
137,030

Categories 

Beam (11,923)
Built 1973 (79)
Built during 1970s (732)
Continuous (1,885)
Harris County, Texas (128)
Houston, Texas (87)
Open (36,528)
Owned by state (13,639)
Span length 250-500 feet (1,086)
Steel stringer (4,677)
Texas (2,235)
Total length 1000-2500 feet (1,658)

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2014: Added by Patrick Feller

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