Rating:
3 votes

Main Street Bascule Bridge (New)

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The West Face

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in July 2008

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BH Photo #117361

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Double leaf bascule bridge over Root River on N. Main Street (WI 32) in Racine
Location
Racine, Racine County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1996; Replaced a bascule bridge built in 1928
Builder
- Lunda Construction Co.
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 168.0 ft.
Total length: 290.0 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.73380, -87.78450   (decimal degrees)
42°44'02" N, 87°47'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/435781/4731552 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Racine South
Inventory number
BH 34919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 75.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
14,164

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 4, 2010: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • July 24, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning
  • July 11, 2008: New photo from J.R. Manning

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