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Lemke Road Bridge

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Barrel Shot Looking North

This bridge is on Calumet County's list of bridges of historical interest that was published by Calumet County in 2007. For more about the list, see the essay with the Irish Road Bridge.

The bridge is in the middle of the Killsnake River Wildlife Area, a 5,777 acre preserve surrounding the confluence of the Manitowoc and Killsnake Rivers.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in April 2009

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BH Photo #139274

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stringer bridge over Killsnake River on Lemke Road in Town of Rantoul
Location
Rantoul, Calumet County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1918
Design
Stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 37.1 ft.
Total length: 78.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.04472, -88.05306   (decimal degrees)
44°02'41" N, 88°03'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/415635/4877379 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Potter
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
102
Inventory number
BH 42430 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2009: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • April 23, 2009: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net