Recently Completed: Route 743 over South River Bridge Replacement

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The project will replace the existing structurally deficient timber bridge.

The new bridge will have a concrete deck and beams that will allow heavier vehicles to cross the structure. 

The bridge is currently posted at 10 tons.

The new bridge will be built next to the existing bridge.

Drivers will continue to use the existing structure until the new bridge is complete and open to traffic. 


To replace the structurally deficient timber bridge originally built in 1959.

The new bridge will have a concrete deck and beams and will be able to accommodate heavier vehicles. 

There will be no weight restriction on the new bridge. 


Contact Info:

Benjamin Ernst, P.E.

Tina W. Bundy

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Major funding source: State of Good Repair Program

Phase: Under Construction

UPC: 111392

State ID: 0743-016-638, P101, R201, M501, B64

Lat/Long: 38.110068 -77.360753

Locality: Caroline

Page last modified: Oct. 25, 2021