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Spout Run Bridge

Photos 

South Side And Under Side From Spout Run Parkway Looking Northeast

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #312593

Map 

Description 

The best example of the use of pure structural form for aesthetic expression on the parkway and possibly in the district.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Spout Run on George Washington Memorial Parkway (Southbound)
Location
Arlington County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1959; rehabilitated 1991
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 230.0 ft.
Total length: 335.0 ft.
Deck width: 34.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.90111, -77.08333   (decimal degrees)
38°54'04" N, 77°04'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/319341/4307865 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington West
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
27,400
Inventory number
BH 33578 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 80 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 6, 2015: HAER photos posted by Dave King

Sources 

  • HAER VA-79 - Spout Run Arch Bridge, Eastbound, spanning Spout Run, Arlington, Arlington County, VA