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James River Bridge

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The James River Bridge

Virginia Department of Transportation

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

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BH Photo #315113

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift bridge over James River on US 17 in Newport News
Location
Isle of Wight County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1980
Design
Vertical lift
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 415.0 ft.
Total length: 23,201.3 ft. (4.4 mi.)
Deck width: 60.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.01333, -76.45833   (decimal degrees)
37°00'48" N, 76°27'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/370262/4097345 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newport News North
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
27,909
Inventory numbers
VA 10364 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33720 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2015: Photos imported by Dave King
  • February 6, 2015: Photos imported by Dave King
  • October 7, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 29, 2012: New Street View added by Frank Hicks

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