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Wyman Bridge

Photo 

Wyman Bridge 1907

Courtesy of Tom Larsen/Clinton Wisconsin History

BH Photo #480742

Map 

Description 

Likely replaced when the road became a state highway.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Turtle Creek on Old road alignment of what is now SR 140
Location
Rock County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge on a different alignment and removed
Design
6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.59656, -88.86256   (decimal degrees)
42°35'48" N, 88°51'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/347194/4717695 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (25,506)
Lost 1932 (56)
Lost during 1930s (667)
Pratt through truss (5,483)
Pratt truss (9,436)
Replaced by new bridge (17,202)
Rock County, Wisconsin (47)
Through truss (15,338)
Truss (33,229)
Wisconsin (1,517)

Update Log 

  • September 8, 2020: Updated by Matt Lohry: Updated location to location of existing abutment
  • September 7, 2020: New photo from Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Matt Lohry

Comments 

Wyman Bridge
Posted September 7, 2020, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Thank you for sharing this photo Tom!

I made this page for the old bridge.