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Island Park Trail Bridge

Photos 

North Barrel Shot

Photo taken by Peter Johnson in May 2016

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BH Photo #353601

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Street View 

Description 

This bridge replaced the Mill Street Bridge that was torn down

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Fox River Canal
Location
Little Chute, Outagamie County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Replaced bridge at pervious location in 2016
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.27642, -88.31707   (decimal degrees)
44°16'35" N, 88°19'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/394895/4903418 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72220 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 20, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 18, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 17, 2016: Added by Peter Johnson

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Comments 

Island Park Trail Bridge
Posted May 18, 2016, by Peter Johnson

Little Chute is a dutch community, and that is exactly what they were trying to emulate with this bridge. They also built a large windmill nearby that is a tourist attraction.

Island Park Trail Bridge
Posted May 18, 2016, by Douglas Butler (drawbridges [at] lycos [dot] com)

This type of lift bridge of a Dutch type looks more like the ones that are popularized in Germany and other foreign countries there is one over the Chambly Canal of the Richelieu River in Quebec Canada of a Dutch type replaced a similar Strauss bascule bridge.