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Water Street Bridge - 3rd

Photos 

Water Street Bridge

During construction in 1914

Volume One

BH Photo #443183

Map 

Description 

This bridge collapsed due to scour in 1945. The replacement bridge was not built until 1947 due to WW II.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Chippewa River on Water Street
Location
Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1914. Collapsed 1945. Replaced 1947
Builder
- Cleary-White Construction Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.80150, -91.49851   (decimal degrees)
44°48'05" N, 91°29'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/618748/4961996 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84360 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2019: Updated by Luke: Corrected builder to preexisting category
  • January 31, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

Water Street Bridge - 3rd
Posted February 2, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Thanks Luke !