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Highway S - Big Rib River Bridge

Photo 

Highway S - Big Rib River Bridge

Wausau Daily Herald : October 27 1953

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BH Photo #453579

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Big Rib River on Highway S
Location
Marathon County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in 1954
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.97212, -89.90554   (decimal degrees)
44°58'20" N, 89°54'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/270887/4983960 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86166 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,316)
Built 1884 (197)
Built during 1880s (2,162)
Lost (28,384)
Lost 1954 (88)
Lost during 1950s (855)
Marathon County, Wisconsin (36)
Owned by county (21,600)
Replaced by new bridge (19,302)
Through truss (16,710)
Truss (35,376)
Whipple truss (465)
Wisconsin (1,700)

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2019: Updated by Art Suckewer: Added truss type
  • August 1, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Highway S - Big Rib River Bridge
Posted August 2, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Thanks Art !