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Platt Street Bridge

Platt Street Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: January 5, 2021

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Platt Street Over Hillsborough River
Location
Tampa: Hillsborough County, Florida: United States
Structure Type
Metal Deck Girder, Movable: Double Leaf Bascule (Strauss Trunnion) and Approach Spans: Concrete T-Beam, Fixed

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
2012
Main Span Length
111 Feet (33.8 Meters)
Structure Length
421 Feet (128.3 Meters)
Roadway Width
39.7 Feet (12.1 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 8 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
105500

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View Strauss Patent Featuring Lock Similar To This Bridge

Above: Drawing from Strauss patent showing the center locking mechanism. The Cass Street Bridge appears to have been built with a similar mechanism.

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