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Abandoned CN - Niagara Rail Bridge

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Description 

Pair of mismatched spans, likely relocated from elsewhere

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Menominee River on Abandoned Canadian National Railway
Location
Niagara, Dickinson County, Michigan, and Marinette County, Wisconsin
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1898
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Wisconsin Central Ltd. (WC)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.0 ft.
Total length: 330.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.77473, -87.98601   (decimal degrees)
45°46'29" N, 87°59'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/423342/5069491 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 70054 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2015: Added by John Marvig

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