Veterans of the American Revolution Memorial Bridge
Veterans of the American Revolution
After the American Revolution, some of the patriots moved west and settled in Wisconsin. This I-39/90/94 bridge, crossing the Wisconsin river 1.7 miles northwest, is in honor of those veterans and patriots.
Location. 43° 25.492′ N, 89° 28.589′ W. Marker is in Poynette, Wisconsin, in Columbia County. Marker is on Wisconsin Route 90. Click for map. Marker is at rest area. Marker is in this post office area: Poynette WI 53955, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Highway (a few steps from this marker); The Circus (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rest Areas on the I-Roads (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wallis Rowan and His Cabin (approx. 4.5 miles away); John Muir View (approx. 5.1 miles away); St. Mary's of the Pines (approx. 5.9 miles away); Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet (approx. 7.7 miles away); Pierre Pauquette Ferry (approx. 7.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Poynette.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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