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C&NW - Red Cedar River Bridge (Old)

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Description 

1-150' Quadrangular Through Truss 1-80' Double Intersection Warren Pony Truss

Facts 

Overview
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Red Cedar River on Chicago & North Western Railway
Location
Rice Lake, Barron County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1893
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway (CMO)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 230.0 ft.
Also called
CMStP&O Bridge #98
C&NW Bridge #698
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.49831, -91.73698   (decimal degrees)
45°29'54" N, 91°44'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/598678/5039084 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82377 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2018: Added by John Marvig

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