Rating:
No votes cast

Sherman Avenue Crossing

Photos 

Overview, looking northwest

This is the (north) western-most automobile bridge on the Madison isthmus that crosses the Yahara River. There are also three pedestrian/bicycle crossings and two active railroad crossing.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in September 2008

Enlarge

BH Photo #124992

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stringer bridge over Yahara River on Sherman Avenue in Madison
Location
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934; rehabilitated 2003
Design
Stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.6 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Deck width: 34.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.09444, -89.36972   (decimal degrees)
43°05'40" N, 89°22'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/307140/4774028 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Madison East
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
6,546
Inventory number
BH 37452 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 86.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 21, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

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