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Trent Avenue Spokane River Bridge

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Spokane River Bridge

Side elevation from the southeast. (Near or at flood stage)

Photo taken by Mike Goff in May 2012

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BH Photo #231620

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Spokane River on WA 290 in Spokane
Location
Spokane, Spokane County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910. Carried a double-track street car line until c.1936.
Builders
- Day Laborers
- J.C. Ralston
Railroads
- Spokane Traction Co. (STC)
- Streetcar
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 513.1 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Also called
East Olive Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.66167, -117.39444   (decimal degrees)
47°39'42" N, 117°23'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/470384/5278772 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spokane NW
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
11,723
Inventory number
BH 34559 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder and historical name
  • May 9, 2012: New photos from Mike Goff
  • December 31, 2008: Updated by Michael Goff

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Comments 

Trent Avenue Spokane River Bridge
Posted March 27, 2018, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

I can confirm that demolition and replacement is planned for this bridge. Section 106 has been in progress and its moved to mitigation stage, so that is unfortunately the plan.

Trent Avenue Spokane River Bridge
Posted March 27, 2018, by Andrew stowe (skibugy [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I Just herd on the news here in Spokane that its being "replaced"