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Milwaukee River Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Lost - note the dam to the south of the span

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in August 2007

BH Photo #110915

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Milwaukee River on CTH MY in Newburg
Location
Newburg, Washington County, Wisconsin
Status
Demolished - Replaced by a UCEB
History
Built 1929, Replaced 2003
Builder
- Milwaukee Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.3 ft.
Total length: 152.6 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.43411, -88.04902   (decimal degrees)
43°26'03" N, 88°02'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/415100/4809558 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newburg
Inventory number
BH 34900 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/1998)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 47.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1980)
1,080

Update Log 

  • August 15, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • August 15, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • February 17, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added GPS Coordinates per To-Do List
  • December 14, 2009: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added to Lost Category
  • March 10, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated historical data
  • February 3, 2008: New photos from J.R. Manning

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