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UW-Madison Arboretum Bridge

Photos 

Barrel Shot Looking West

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in September 2008

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BH Photo #124849

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Murphy Creek on Arboretum Drive in Madison
Location
Dane County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1986
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 33.1 ft.
Total length: 39.4 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Also called
Arboretum Drive Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.05663, -89.40415   (decimal degrees)
43°03'24" N, 89°24'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/304217/4769908 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Madison West
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
507
Inventory number
BH 34721 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,437)
Built 1986 (64)
Built during 1980s (636)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,730)
Dane County, Wisconsin (44)
Deck arch (10,681)
Modern (2,111)
Open (38,303)
Owned by college (70)
Park (270)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,685)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,545)
Wisconsin (1,363)

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added GPS Coordinates per To-Do List
  • September 20, 2008: New photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

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