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Memorial Bridge

Photos 

Memorial Bridge, Augusta, Maine

Photo taken by Brian bartlett

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #271236

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Kennebec River on ME 100/US 201/US 202 in Augusta
Location
Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1984
Design
Pratt deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 350.1 ft.
Total length: 2,098.2 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Kennebec River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.31249, -69.77290   (decimal degrees)
44°18'45" N, 69°46'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/438359/4906871 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Augusta
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
22,749
Inventory numbers
ME 5196 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19861 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added city
  • May 7, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 3, 2015: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • June 26, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • December 3, 2013: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett
  • November 27, 2013: Photo imported by Brian bartlett

Sources 

Comments 

Memorial Bridge
Posted April 5, 2022, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Builder information available:

https://archive.org/details/sim_enr_1949-06-23_142_25/page/4...

Editors, feel free to merge data.

Memorial Bridge
Posted January 14, 2021, by david william (dw260307 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

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Memorial Bridge
Posted January 14, 2021, by david william (dw260307 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

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Memorial Bridge
Posted January 13, 2021, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Toll was removed after 19 years, so around 1968.

https://capital959.com/growing-up-in-augusta-the-memorial-br...

Memorial Bridge
Posted January 11, 2021, by BRIAN (mainelyfrost [at] gmail [dot] com)

to CHRISTINA B.I KNOW THAT THE TOLL WAS COLLECTED AROUND 1969 OR 1970 FOR SURE

Memorial Bridge
Posted October 20, 2020, by Christina Beaulieu

What year did they stop collecting tolls?