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Oak Creek Mill Road Bridge

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The East Side

Note the dam on the west side of the bridge. This was the location of a mill from 1840 to 1934.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in June 2008

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Oak Creek on Mill Road in South Milwaukee
Location
South Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic after repair of flood damage
History
Built 1931; Closed to traffic for flood damage 6/08; Repaired-Reopened 8/08;
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch with stone facing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.91234, -87.85332   (decimal degrees)
42°54'44" N, 87°51'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/430348/4751433 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 34858 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2012)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
4,900

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning
  • June 26, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning

Sources 

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