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Korte Avenue Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost concrete arch bridge over Fox Creek on Korte Avenue in Detroit
Location
Wayne County, Michigan
Status
Demolished and replaced.
History
Built 1922; replaced 2004
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 36.7 ft.
Total length: 36.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.36472, -82.93306   (decimal degrees)
42°21'53" N, 82°55'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/340823/4692081 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Belle Isle
Inventory numbers
MINBI 824180801086B01 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2010 and before)
MINEW 12426 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 20281 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2007)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
1,536

Categories 

Arch (11,238)
Built 1922 (622)
Built during 1920s (8,845)
Deck arch (10,477)
Lost (18,861)
Lost 2004 (466)
Lost during 2000s (3,752)
Michigan (881)
Owned by city (4,526)
Replaced by new bridge (12,519)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,705)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,919)
Wayne County, Michigan (75)

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Fixed Status

Comments 

Korte Avenue Bridge
Posted December 20, 2011, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Yeah, it should say replaced. I fixed it.

Korte Avenue Bridge
Posted December 19, 2011, by Rose

Uhhhh the Korte bridge definitely still exists...