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Grand Avenue Bridge

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Grand Avenue Bridge

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Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #509195

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chippewa River on Grand Avenue
Location
Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new pedestrain bridge
History
Built in 1880, closed to traffic in 1972
Design
(4)7-panel, pinned Pratt through trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.80998, -91.50149   (decimal degrees)
44°48'36" N, 91°30'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/618495/4962934 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94569 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • October 4, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com