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US Canal Bridge

Photos 

Replaced by a new bridge

This is the navigation channel with a dam to the right. The bascule bridge has been replaced by this concrete structure.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in May 2009

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BH Photo #140513

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bascule bridge over US Canal on Main Street (WI 32) in De Pere
Location
Brown County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1965
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Span length: 127.0 ft.
Total length: 127.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.44664, -88.06380   (decimal degrees)
44°26'48" N, 88°03'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/415353/4922032 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
De Pere
Inventory number
BH 34674 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2010: Updated by Robert Thompson: Moved pointer in map view to actual bridge location.
  • September 15, 2010: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • May 23, 2009: New photo from J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • HAER WI-86 - DePere Lock & Dam, Fox River at James Street, De Pere, Brown, WI
  • Robert Thompson
  • Douglas Butler