Rating:
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Oak Creek Parkway Bridge

Photos 

Deck and North Railing

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in June 2008

BH Photo #115977

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Oak Creek on Oak Creek Parkway in South Milwaukee
Location
Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931
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
+42.91223, -87.85232   (decimal degrees)
42°54'44" N, 87°51'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/430429/4751420 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 34872 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2014)
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: 87.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,762

Categories 

Arch (11,199)
Built 1931 (794)
Built during 1930s (10,582)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,608)
Deck arch (10,437)
Lannon Stone (29)
Milwaukee County, Wisconsin (146)
Open (36,593)
Owned by county (18,855)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Wisconsin (1,220)

Update Log 

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

Sources 

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