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St. Paul Avenue Lift Bridge

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The East Approach

The arch welcomes visitors to Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward, which they enter by crossing this bridge, towards this position.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in July 2008

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BH Photo #116491

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Milwaukee River on St. Paul Avenue in Milwaukee
Location
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1966
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.9 ft.
Total length: 252.0 ft.
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03475, -87.91000   (decimal degrees)
43°02'05" N, 87°54'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/425868/4765075 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 36805 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 76.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
8,906

Update Log 

  • May 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 7, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 12, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 28, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 5, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

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