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High Rise Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #261914

Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over South Branch Elizabeth River & VA-166 on Interstate 64/US 17
Location
Chesapeake, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1969
Design
Deck plate girder bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 279.9 ft.
Total length: 4,825.4 ft. (0.9 mi.)
Deck width: 60.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.75796, -76.29413   (decimal degrees)
36°45'29" N, 76°17'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/384486/4068802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norfolk South
Inventory numbers
VA 21868 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 45211 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 58.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
88,963

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 22, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 1, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 8, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 10, 2010: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

High Rise Bridge
Posted July 4, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

It said on the future projects of this drawbridge, the original bridge will be relocated.