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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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    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
    Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
    14,164
    Inventory number
    BH 34919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of May 2016)
    Overall condition: Fair
    Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 77.2 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    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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