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McGilvray Road Bridge No. 2

Photos 

Overview

Color photo submitted by Phil Yehle

BH Photo #109006

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span bowstring truss bridge over a tributary of Black River on Old McGilvray Road in Van Loon Wildlife Area
Location
La Crosse County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1908 by the the La Crosse Bridge & Steel Co.
Builders
- Charles Horton
- La Crosse Bridge & Steel Co.
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 141.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.02102, -91.31082   (decimal degrees)
44°01'16" N, 91°18'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/635381/4875594 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Galesville
Inventory number
BH 34794 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2015: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • March 2, 2010: Updated by Matthew Lohry: Updated GPS coordinates
  • June 18, 2009: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • April 3, 2005: Added photo from Phil Yehle

Sources 

  • Friends of McGilvray Road
  • HAER WI-22-A - McGilvray Road Bridge No. 2, Van Loon Wildlife Area, La Crosse vicinity, La Crosse County, WI
  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Matt Lohry