Benjamin Franklin Bridge

NBI
4500010
Structurae ID
20000531
Global Region
North America
Country
United States
State/Province
Pennsylvania
City
Philadelphia
Crossing
Delaware River
Lat/Lon
39.95300/-75.13400
Construction
1922 - 1926
Age
95
Design life
Designer/Cosultant
Total Length
1077
Maximum Span
533
Usage
Road
Health
Obsolete
Cable
Steel
Deck
Steel
Pier
Steel
Reconstruction
Yes
Year Reconstructed
Modifications
Yes
Monitoring
Yes
Notes
Rail removed almost immediately after construction. Estimated cost of work: $100,880,000