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Columbus Drive Bridge

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Columbus Drive Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: January 5, 2021

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Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Columbus Drive Over Hillsborough River
Location
Tampa: Hillsborough County, Florida: United States
Structure Type
Metal 9 Panel Rivet-Connected Pratt Pony Truss, Movable: Swing (Rim Bearing Bobtail) and Approach Spans: Concrete T-Beam, Fixed
Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
163.0 Feet (49.7 Meters)
Structure Length
470.0 Feet (143.3 Meters)
Roadway Width
40 Feet (12.19 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 11 Approach Span(s)
Inventory Number
105504

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This rare and unusual bobtail swing bridge with its stepped truss is one of the oldest and most unique surviving swing bridges in Florida. The bridge retains excellent historic integrity, with no major alterations to the truss swing span noted.

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