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Wagon Trail Road Bridge

Photos 

View Of Elevation, South End, Looking North

Photo taken by Martin Stupich, June 24, 1987 for HAER

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #120101

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Eau Galle River on Wagon Trail Road in Spring Valley
Location
Spring Valley, Pierce County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1909; Moved 1942; Replaced 1996
Builder
- Worden-Allen Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Design
The Wagon Trail Road Bridge is a representative example of an early riveted version of a Pratt through truss. The Worden-Allen Company of Milwaukee was one of the significant bridge-building companies in Wisconsin in the early part of the century.
Lola Bennett, Wisconsin Historic Bridge Recording Project, August 1987
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.84194, -92.22847   (decimal degrees)
44°50'31" N, 92°13'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/560975/4965681 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spring Valley
Inventory number
BH 37089 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added GPS Coordinates per To-Do List
  • August 5, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • HAER WI-31 - Wagon Trail Road Bridge, Spanning Eau Galle River on Wagon Trail Road, Spring Valley, Pierce County, WI