Rating:
1 vote

Second Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Side view

Photo taken by James Baughn

Enlarge

BH Photo #240729

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bascule bridge over Thunder Bay River on Second Avenue in Alpena
Location
Alpena County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1988
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 127.0 ft.
Total length: 261.8 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.06389, -83.43056   (decimal degrees)
45°03'50" N, 83°25'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/308648/4992921 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Alpena
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
15,700
Inventory numbers
MINBI 044015200072B01 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 00357 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 19956 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Alpena County, Michigan (3)
Bascule (1,037)
Built 1939 (721)
Built during 1930s (11,068)
Michigan (1,014)
Movable (2,827)
NR-listed (2,861)
Navigable waterway (2,090)
Open (38,380)
Owned by city (4,862)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,961)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,839)

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • October 2, 2012: New photos from James Baughn

Sources