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Yellow River Bridge

Photos 

Oblique View Of Bridge, Looking Northwest

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in June 2009

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BH Photo #141405

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Yellow River on WI 13/WI 73
Location
Wood County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1992; replaced 2013
Builder
- John O. Fischer (Contractor)
Design
Riveted, 9-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.1 ft.
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.45333, -90.14972   (decimal degrees)
44°27'12" N, 90°08'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/726773/4926177 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsville
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
5,300
Inventory number
BH 34978 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 35.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2015: Updated by Matt Lohry: Gone--replaced by ugly, nasty UCEB
  • June 14, 2009: New photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Matt Lohry