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Appomattox River Bridge

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First aluminum bridge, Petersburg, Chesterfield County, Route 36. July 15, 1963.

Virginia Department of Transportation

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #315136

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stringer bridge over Appomattox River on Chesterfield Avenue
Location
Ettrick, Chesterfield County, Virginia, and Petersburg, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1961
Builders
- Reynolds Metals Co. of Richmond, Virginia
- Sanford Construction Co.
Design
Aluminum Stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 100.1 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.23272, -77.41746   (decimal degrees)
37°13'58" N, 77°25'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/285543/4123427 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Petersburg
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
6,385
Inventory numbers
VA 5011 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 65881 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
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: 76.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • May 5, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • February 6, 2015: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke