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Portage Covered Bridge

Photo 

Postcard published 1908

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BH Photo #514828

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Road
Location
Portage, Columbia County, Wisconsin
Status
Destroyed by severe weather
History
Built 1868; Destroyed 1905
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 650.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.53629, -89.47404   (decimal degrees)
43°32'11" N, 89°28'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/300104/4823344 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81627 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 8, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • May 17, 2018: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Paul Plassman
  • Luke