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Branch River Bridge

Photos 

View Of Elevation, West End, Looking East

Photo taken by Martin Stupich, July 3, 1987 for HAER

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #120270

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Branch River on Hillcrest Road
Location
Town of Franklin, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1912; Replaced 1990
Design
Single span, pin connection, full-slope Pratt pony truss.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 91.6 ft.
Total length: 94.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.19650, -87.84033   (decimal degrees)
44°11'47" N, 87°50'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/432849/4894041 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Whitelaw
Inventory number
BH 37103 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • HAER WI-44 - Branch River Bridge, Spanning Branch River, on Hillcrest Road, Franklin, Manitowoc County, WI

Comments 

Branch River Bridge
Posted January 18, 2013, by Nick Propson (sqwerlboy [at] gmail [dot] com)

I was curious how tall is that bridge and is it on public property?