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Richard P. Howe Bridge

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Richard P. Howe Bridge

looking south

Photo from richardhowe.com

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #470490

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Overview
Deck truss bridge over Merrimack River & Canal on University Avenue
Location
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2014
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 259.9 ft.
Total length: 534.8 ft.
Deck width: 50.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.65146, -71.32455   (decimal degrees)
42°39'05" N, 71°19'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/309457/4724730 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
13,500
Inventory numbers
MA L15095 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 89050 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs