Rating:
3 votes

Lexington Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Michael Hicks

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #237236

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete Arch bridge over Trail on Lexington Parkway
Location
St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- William S. Hewett & Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Railroad
- Twin City Rapid Transit Co. (TCRT; TCL)
Design
Concrete closed spandrel deck arch with stone facing and Melan type reinforcement.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.7 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 36.4 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.97862, -93.14701   (decimal degrees)
44°58'43" N, 93°08'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/488409/4980585 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Paul West
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
14,342
Inventory numbers
MN 92247 (Minnesota bridge number)
BH 53118 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2013: New photo from John Marvig
  • October 20, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • September 15, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Twin Cities Rapid Transportation Co."
  • June 7, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: Merged data from duplicate page; added Melan designation.
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is actually a concrete arch with stone facing
  • August 10, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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