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Frank "Gunner" Gatski Memorial Bridge

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Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in April 2012

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BH Photo #229450

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Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over the Ohio River on WV 106 in Huntington
Location
Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, and Lawrence County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1985
Builders
- Arvid Grant & Associates of Seattle, Washington (Designer)
- David Goodyear
- Holger S. Svensson of Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
- Leonhardt, Andrä & Partner of Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (Consulting Engineers)
Design
Cable-stayed
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 900.0 ft.
Total length: 3,787.3 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 33.2 ft.
Also called
East End Bridge
East Huntington Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.43366, -82.38988   (decimal degrees)
38°26'01" N, 82°23'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/378691/4254846 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntington
Inventory number
BH 35040 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 65.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
22,000

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2012: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • July 16, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Todd Wilson