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Mary Morrow Covered Bridge 49-42-d

Photos 

Mary Morrow at Dusk

The Mary Morrow Covered Bridge captured in the evening from the Morrow Home bank

Photo taken by Reinhard Mueller in June 2014

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BH Photo #315509

Map 

Description 

This is an authentic Town Lattice with real wooden treenails holding all connections

Facts 

Overview
Town lattice truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Pedestrians, Snowmobiles, Bikes
Location
Sparta, Monroe County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
It was built to replace a failing bridge in the winter of 2013-2014
Builder
- The Five Shovelmen of Sparta, Wisconsin
Design
Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 9.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.94030, -90.80882   (decimal degrees)
43°56'25" N, 90°48'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/675853/4867575 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sparta
Elevation
830 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
WGCB 49-42-D (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 65911 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2015: Updated by Luke: Mapped
  • February 8, 2015: Added by Reinhard Mueller

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