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Plankinton Avenue Bridge

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The South Approach

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in July 2008

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BH Photo #116499

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Menomonee River on Plankinton Avenue in Milwaukee
Location
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1984
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 128.9 ft.
Total length: 187.0 ft.
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03260, -87.91245   (decimal degrees)
43°01'57" N, 87°54'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/425666/4764838 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 34876 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 64.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
6,150

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 3, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 5, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning: Corrected Misspelling of Plankinton Avenue

Sources 

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