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Dominion Blvd. Bridge

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Diminion Boulevard Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #268716

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Overview
Bascule bridge over South Branch Elizabeth River on US 17 (Dominion Blvd.)
Location
Chesapeake, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1962 replaced 2016
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 228.0 ft.
Total length: 551.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.73643, -76.29477   (decimal degrees)
36°44'11" N, 76°17'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/384397/4066415 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Deep Creek
Inventory numbers
VA 21875 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 51732 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2013)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 44.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1988)
13,950

Update Log 

  • November 25, 2016: Updated by Douglas Butler: Bascule bridge Replaced by a fixed span
  • October 30, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 19, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 17, 2012: Added by James Baughn

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  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Dominion Blvd. Bridge
Posted July 20, 2015, by Anonymous

http://www.cityofchesapeake.net/government/City-Departments/...

Bridge replaced - new high rise fiexed bridge - partially completed (Veterans Bridge)

Dominion Blvd. Bridge
Posted July 20, 2015, by Eric Martin (emartin [at] cityofchesapeake [dot] net)

Bridge replaced with vertical lift bridge

http://www.cityofchesapeake.net/government/City-Departments/...