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Charles M. Braga, Jr. Memorial Bridge

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General Information

Completion: 1965
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Warren type truss bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Material: Reinforced concrete bridge
Steel bridge

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Somerset, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Carries:
  • Interstate I-195
Crosses:
  • Taunton River

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 30.88 m
total length 1 761.7 m
clearance 41.1 m
span lengths of main bridge 116.4 m - 256.0 m - 116.4 m

Materials

deck reinforced concrete
truss steel

Chronology

1989

Major overhaul.

Notes

Longest span in Massachusetts.
Longest overall bridge in Massachusetts

Participants

Owner
Consulting engineers
Contractor
Rehabilitation
Consulting engineers
Contractor

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20007908
  • Date created
    10/02/2003
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014