Cherry Street Bridge – Milwaukee WI

Description

Milwaukee’s Cherry Street Bridge was constructed as a Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) project in 1940. “The Cherry Street Bridge is a bascule bridge that crosses the Milwaukee River just North of downtown. The 214-foot total length includes a 103-foot draw span. It was built in 1940 and is notable for its stainless-steel Moderne bridge houses.”

Source notes

http://michaelminn.net/structures/cherry_street_bridge

Bridge plaques

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on May 8, 2017.

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Location Info


Cherry St.
Milwaukee, WI

Coordinates: 43.048610, -87.911575

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