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TC&W Watson Sag Bridge

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Watson Sag Bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in October 2011

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BH Photo #237269

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Watson Sag (Chippewa River) on TC&W RR
Location
Chippewa County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Twin Cities Western Railroad (TCWR)
Design
3 Span Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.0 ft.
Total length: 170.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.05900, -95.85268   (decimal degrees)
45°03'32" N, 95°51'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/275396/4993463 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Watson
Inventory number
BH 53120 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 25, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • April 10, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Corrected Build Date-Bridge was built 1938 with the construction of the Watson Sag
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "railroad"

Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com