Rating:
1 vote

Centennial Avenue Bridge

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Wooden bridge over MBTA on Centnnial Avenue in Gloucester
Location
Gloucester, Essex County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1850; rehabilitated 1983
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.61780, -70.67270   (decimal degrees)
42°37'04" N, 70°40'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/362817/4719729 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gloucester
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
3,750
Inventory numbers
MA G05015 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19234 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 57.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Centennial Avenue Bridge
Posted October 7, 2013, by Ron (Rj0648 [at] comcast [dot] net)

For a Bridge that is over 160 years old, and manufactured of wood, it must have been built well, and lets face it, it is very unique to drive over it!