Schuylkill Expressway Bridge
|Schuylkill Expressway Bridge|
The Schuylkill Expressway Bridge
|Official name||Schuylkill Expressway Bridge|
|Carries||I-76 (Schuylkill Expressway)|
|Owner||Pennsylvania Department of Transportation|
|Design||Riveted haunched deck plate girder|
|Total length||1641.2 feet|
|Number of spans||6|
|Piers in water||6|
|Daily traffic||69,892 as of 2009|
|BH 45692 (Bridgehunter.com ID)|
The Schuylkill Expressway Bridge, built in 1956 by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, and reconstructed and painted blue in 2010, carries the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) over the Schuylkill River between West Philadelphia and the Grays Ferry section of South Philadelphia.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Bridges over the Schuylkill River.|
- "Historic Bridges of the United States:Schuylkill Expressway Bridge". Bridgehunter.com. James Baughn. 2010-07-24. Retrieved 2010-08-25.
Schuylkill Expressway 4 lane bridge, recently rebuilt and painted blue.