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Town of Addison in Washington County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Allenton Iron Bridge

Town of Addison, Wisconsin

 
 
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By Paul Fehrenbach, March 14, 2012
1. Allenton Iron Bridge Marker
Inscription. After purchasing the bridge from the Milwaukee Bridge and Iron Works for $796, it was constructed by local men in 1896. The bridge was the main access to Allenton from the west until a larger concrete bridge was built by the State in 1920. Local vehicle traffic continued using it until 1973 when it was designated a pedestrian bridge.
 
Erected 1997 by Washington County Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number 96-004.)
 
Location. 43° 25.213′ N, 88° 20.788′ W. Marker is in Town of Addison, Wisconsin, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 33) and New Plat Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in River View Park. Marker is in this post office area: Allenton WI 53002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Lawrence Church (approx. 3.6 miles away); Great Divide (approx. 4.2 miles away); Cedar Lake Yacht Club (approx. 4.9 miles away); Timmerís Resort (approx. 5.5 miles away); Schubert Cheese Factory (approx. 6.4 miles
Allenton Iron Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, March 14, 2012
2. Allenton Iron Bridge Marker
away); First Rural Power Line (approx. 6.6 miles away); Winter Farm (approx. 6.9 miles away); “Kissel” (approx. 7.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Allenton Iron Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, March 14, 2012
3. Allenton Iron Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 418 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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