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Clybourn Street Bridge

Photos 

The South Face

As seen from from below the I-794 bridge.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in July 2008

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BH Photo #116969

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift bridge over Milwaukee River on Clybourn Street in Milwaukee
Location
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Closed to all traffic during restoration
History
Built 1968; Closed for restoration in July 2010 & remains closed
Design
Vertical lift
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.9 ft.
Total length: 209.0 ft.
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03611, -87.90996   (decimal degrees)
43°02'10" N, 87°54'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/425873/4765226 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 34846 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2009)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
14,400

Update Log 

  • August 30, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 13, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated status to "Temporarily Closed" during reconstruction
  • July 7, 2008: New photo from J.R. Manning
  • June 30, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning: Corrected street name, added GPS coords

Sources 

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