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Main Avenue Bridge (1940)

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Main Avenue Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in July 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #267716

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Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Main Avenue/OH 2
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940 (NBI says 1939); rehabilitated 1992
Design
Cantilever deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 400.0 ft.
Total length: 6,580.4 ft. (1.2 mi.)
Deck width: 82.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Main Avenue Viaduct
Harold H. Burton Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.49855, -81.70530   (decimal degrees)
41°29'55" N, 81°42'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/441131/4594343 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cleveland South
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
37,139
Inventory numbers
ODOT 1800035 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27458 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 41.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • September 23, 2019: New photos from Jann Mayer
  • October 5, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 5, 2013: Updated by C Hanchey: Added category "Ohio Department of Transportation Historic Bridge List "

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Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Jann Mayer - jannmayer [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Main Street Bridge
Posted May 19, 2008, by kayandjay,net (kayandjay [dot] net)

One of Ohio's longest bridges