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C&NW - Namekagon River Bridge (Cable)

Photos 

Cable Trail Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2016

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BH Photo #374154

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Namekagon River on Abandoned Chicago & Northwestern Railway
Location
Bayfield County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to ATVs
History
Built 1893
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway (CMO)
Design
Double-intersection Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.18834, -91.30948   (decimal degrees)
46°11'18" N, 91°18'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/630455/5116362 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cable
Inventory number
BH 62298 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 27, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: added build date
  • August 5, 2014: Added by John Marvig

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