Rating:
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Elm Circle Drive Bridge

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Photo taken by Wayne Grodkiewicz

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BH Photo #220778

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Lower Rouge River on Elm Circle Drive in Inkster
Location
Wayne County, Michigan
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1969
Builder
- Charles J. Glasgow Co. of Detroit, Michigan
Design
Bowstring Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.8 ft.
Total length: 59.7 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.30056, -83.30250   (decimal degrees)
42°18'02" N, 83°18'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/310207/4685714 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Inkster
Inventory numbers
MINBI 82311I00031B010 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 12299 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 20273 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2007)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
300

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2017: New photos from Rick McOmber

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