Cape Fear Memorial Bridge - Wilmington NC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman
N 34° 13.632 W 077° 57.104
18S E 228097 N 3791289
Quick Description: The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge was built in 1969 spans the Cape Fear River
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2015 12:07:15 PM
Waymark Code: WMNYA1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 4

Long Description:
The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge was built in 1969 spans the Cape Fear River



Technical Specs from: (visit link)



Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1969
Design
Vertical lift with a polygonal Warren truss main span and stringer approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 408.2 ft.
Total length: 3,033.3 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 54.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.22500, -77.95500 (decimal degrees)
34°13'30" N, 77°57'18" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/227789/3791054 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilmington
Inventory numbers
NC 1290013 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 23297 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2012)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 38.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
46,000
Bridge Type: Vertical Lift Bridge

Built: 1/1/1969

Span: 3,033.3 ft

Pedestrian Traffic: no

Bicycle Traffic: no

Vehicular Traffic: yes

Railway Traffic: no

Visit Instructions:
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