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Honey Creek Bridge (Wisconsin Avenue)

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Oblique View

Looking southwest.

This is another Milwaukee County Park structure, built in the depression era, using Lannon Stone for cladding and parapet walls.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in March 2008

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Facts 

Overview
Stringer bridge over Honey Creek on West Wisconsin Av in Wauwatosa
Location
Wauwatosa, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Design
Stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 40.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03875, -88.01255   (decimal degrees)
43°02'20" N, 88°00'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/417520/4765615 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wauwatosa
Inventory number
BH 36443 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2012)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 38.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
9,200

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added bridge to new category, Lannon Stone
  • March 29, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

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