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Battlefield Boulevard Bridge

Photos 

Battlefield Boulevard Bridge

Raised

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2014

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #294486

Street Views 

Video 

Great Bridge

Draw Bridge

Video posted by Jim Bryant

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Facts 

Overview
Double-leaf bascule bridge with counterweights over A&C Canal in Great Bridge
Location
Great Bridge, Chesapeake, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2004
Design
Double-leaf bascule truss with counterweights
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 221.1 ft.
Total length: 253.0 ft.
Deck width: 64.0 ft.
Also called
“Great Bridge”
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.72063, -76.23975   (decimal degrees)
36°43'14" N, 76°14'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/389287/4064598 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fentress
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
35,599
Inventory numbers
VA 27874 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 63051 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 30, 2018: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 4, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • November 30, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 6, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 5, 2015: Updated by Douglas Butler: Info
  • February 25, 2015: New video from Douglas Butler
  • September 18, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Great Bridge - Info
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com