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Roosevelt Lake Bridge


Roosevelt Lake Bridge

While not old its certainly very stunning to look at.

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2006


BH Photo #220341

Street View 


285 Ton Oversize Load Putting A Flat Spot In The Roosevelt Lake Bridge 8-16-11

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Steel through arch bridge over Roosevelt Lake on AZ188
Gila County, Arizona, and Maricopa County, Arizona
Open to traffic
Built 1992
- Edward Kraemer & Sons, Inc. of Plain, Wisconsin (Contractors)
Steel through arch
Length of largest span: 1,079.8 ft.
Total length: 2,198.9 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 37.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.67402, -111.15742   (decimal degrees)
33°40'26" N, 111°09'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/485407/3726024 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Theodore Roosevelt Dam
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
Inventory numbers
AZ 2028 (Arizona bridge number)
BH 50202 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 12, 2019: New video from Roger Deschner
  • May 17, 2018: New photo from Kyle F
  • May 25, 2015: Photo imported by Roger Deschner
  • April 5, 2015: New photos from Roger Deschner
  • July 20, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added builders
  • November 16, 2011: New photo from Steve Conro
  • November 15, 2011: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
  • November 15, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
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Roosevelt Lake Bridge
Posted July 21, 2012, by Don Morrison (bacchus [at] mchsi [dot] com)

AZ**** = Alaska bridge number? Oops.

Roosevelt Lake Bridge
Posted July 20, 2012, by Todd Pfeil (tpfeil [at] pmlawoffices [dot] com)

General Contractor was Edward Kraemer & Sons, Inc., Plain, WI. As a law student in the late 80's I was involved in a construction claim against ADOT regarding this structure.