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South Smith Road Bridge

Photos 

Oblique View Of Bridge, Looking Southwest

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in August 2008

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BH Photo #120338

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Single lane Pratt through truss bridge over Turtle Creek on South Smith Road
Location
Rock County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Builder
- Worden-Allen Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 122.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.58280, -88.92230   (decimal degrees)
42°34'58" N, 88°55'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/342258/4716278 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shopiere
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1
Inventory number
BH 34929 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 13.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 14, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected road (and thus bridge) names
  • August 8, 2008: New photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Luke
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

South Smith Road Bridge
Posted May 13, 2018, by Mark E Preuschl (OLDONLINER [at] GMAIL [dot] COM)

Manners Matter on One Lane Bridge. Car waiting on south side, while one crosses from the north. According to WisDOT, Smith Road Bridge is slated for replacement in 2019.

South Smith Road Bridge - 5/13/2018
Posted May 13, 2018, by Mark E Preuschl (OLDONLINER [at] GMAIL [dot] COM)

Current conditions abutments. North side and south side, close up of missing rubber/plate on northeast side.

South Smith Road Bridge
Posted March 28, 2018, by Cari Enger (Orion8 [at] live [dot] com)

Recent photo of South Smith Road Bridge is attached