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TC&W Wegdahl Railroad Bridge

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Wegdahl Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2011

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BH Photo #237247

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Brafees Creek and township road on Twin Cities & Western Railroad
Location
Wegdahl, Chippewa County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Twin Cities Western Railroad (TCWR)
Design
1 Deck plate girder
1 timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.89129, -95.64745   (decimal degrees)
44°53'29" N, 95°38'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/290945/4974284 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Montevideo
Inventory number
BH 53122 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 25, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • April 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Ballasted Deck"
  • August 10, 2012: Added by John Marvig

Sources 

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