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Ballard Bridge

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Ballard Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in August 2014

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BH Photo #305919

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Street View 

    Facts 

    Overview
    Bascule bridge over Lake Washington Ship Canal on 15th Avenue W in Seattle
    Location
    Seattle, King County, Washington
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1917
    Builders
    - D. R. Huntington (City Architect)
    - Dyer Brothers (Contractor)
    - Hans Pederson (Contractor)
    Design
    Double-leaf trunnion bascule
    Dimensions
    Total length: 295.0 ft.
    Recognition
    Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 16, 1982
    Also called
    Salmon Bay Waterway Bridge
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +47.65981, -122.37622   (decimal degrees)
    47°39'35" N, 122°22'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    10/546836/5278678 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Shilshole Bay
    Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
    53,679
    Inventory numbers
    NRHP 82004231 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
    BH 34324 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of April 2017)
    Overall condition: Fair
    Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 51.5 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • December 3, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • February 10, 2015: Photos imported by Dave King
    • October 24, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
    • August 31, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
    • August 23, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
    • August 22, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
    • October 8, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler

    Sources 

    • K. A. Erickson
    • Wikipedia - Ballard Bridge
    • Douglas Butler
    • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com