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Memorial Bridge

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Memorial Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2010

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BH Photo #161763

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Roanoke River on Memorial Ave. (US 11) in Roanoke
Location
Roanoke, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1926 by W.W. Boxley and Company; Rehabilitated 2003
Builder
- W.W. Boxley & Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
Open-Spandrel Concrete Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 128.9 ft.
Total length: 640.1 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Also called
Roanoke River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.26770, -79.96720   (decimal degrees)
37°16'04" N, 79°58'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/591572/4125069 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roanoke
Inventory numbers
VA 21664 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33825 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 88.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
11,412

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2017: New photos from Martha Carver
  • February 20, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 4, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • April 10, 2010: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge was built by W.W. Boxley and Company

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • Martha Carver - martha_carver [at] bellsouth [dot] net
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com