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 State Highway 90. Touch 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. 4½ 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Poynette.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 608 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.