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Second Wolf River Bridge At Fremont (Old)

Photos 

2nd Fremont Bridge

Photo courtesy of the Neenah Historical Society.

BH Photo #415492

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Wolf River
Location
Fremont, Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Draw bridge built by Abel Neff of Oshkosh. This was a toll bridge that cost $.05 to use. It washed away in the great flood of 1888. Info from historical marker at http://www.wisconsinhistoricalmarkers.com/2014/07/fremont-wisconsin-street-side.html
Builder
- Abel Neff of Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Dimensions
Total length: 380.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.26016, -88.86331   (decimal degrees)
44°15'37" N, 88°51'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/351264/4902456 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
745 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 79923 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 2, 2018: Added by Don Nussbaum

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Don Nussbaum
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Second Wolf River Bridge At Fremont (Old)
Posted January 2, 2018, by Luke

According to "History of Waupaca County, Wisconsin" from 1890, this was the first bridge: https://books.google.com/books?id=VGZCAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA121&dq=f...