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Oconto River Bridge

Photos 

Barrel Shot, looking north

Notice the 30 degree skew in the span

Photo taken by Robert Thompson in March 2011

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BH Photo #195160

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Continuous pony truss bridge over Oconto River on WI 32
Location
Oconto County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1983; replaced 2014
Design
2 span Continuous Warren pony truss with riveted connections.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 92.9 ft.
Total length: 191.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Skew angle
30 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.88167, -88.24694   (decimal degrees)
44°52'54" N, 88°14'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/401519/4970561 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oconto Falls North
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
2,300
Inventory number
BH 34890 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2015: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • December 7, 2015: Updated by Matt Lohry: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • March 13, 2011: New photos from Robert Thompson
  • September 20, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated Bridge Type

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Comments 

Oconto River Bridge
Posted December 7, 2015, by Matt Lohry

I have pics of this bridge somewhere that I'll post, which is a good thing...since the bridge is gone.

Oconto River Bridge
Posted September 20, 2010, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This is a rare continuous pony truss bridge!