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Fox River Bascule Bridge

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West Elevation

As seen from the Oregon Street bridge. Note the CNRR swing bridge in the distance, in its normally open position.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in April 2009

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BH Photo #139447

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    Facts 

    Overview
    Bascule bridge over Fox River on US 45 (S. Main Street) in Oshkosh
    Location
    Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1973
    Builder
    - Hazelet + Erdal of Chicago, Illinois
    Design
    Twin-leaf Bascule
    Dimensions
    Span length: 109.9 ft.
    Total length: 109.9 ft.
    Deck width: 47.9 ft.
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +44.01355, -88.53770   (decimal degrees)
    44°00'49" N, 88°32'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    16/376743/4874527 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Oshkosh
    Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
    16,000
    Inventory number
    BH 34970 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of April 2015)
    Overall condition: Fair
    Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 51.6 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • November 30, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • May 8, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • February 6, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: Fixed Builder Spelling
    • May 6, 2009: New photo from J.R. Manning
    • May 1, 2009: New photos from J.R. Manning

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    Sources 

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