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MacArthur Bridge

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Belle Isle MacArthur Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in June 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Detroit River on Belle Isle Traffic
Location
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1998
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 134.8 ft.
Total length: 2,291.5 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 61.0 ft.
Recognition
Listed as a contributing resource to the Belle Isle Historic District
Also called
Belle Isle Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.34272, -82.99861   (decimal degrees)
42°20'34" N, 82°59'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/335367/4689763 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Belle Isle
Inventory numbers
MINEW 12392 (Michigan bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory 2011 and later)
BH 52835 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 59.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
3,978

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2012: Added by C Hanchey

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