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Mississippi River Slough Bridge

Photos 

Looking north

Photo taken by Brian McKee in July 2009

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BH Photo #142070

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Mississippi River Slough on WI 25 in Nelson
Location
Buffalo County, Wisconsin
Status
Removed and replaced
History
Built 1955
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 124.3 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.41472, -92.01139   (decimal degrees)
44°24'53" N, 92°00'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/578706/4918412 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wabasha North
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
4,340
Inventory number
BH 34678 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2008)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 30.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status per forum post
  • April 13, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • July 2, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Mississippi River Slough Bridge
Posted December 18, 2011, by Atmo (mkoehn45 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I was just down this road the other week...The bridge is gone. Replaced by another UCEB. May want to update the page accordingly