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CN - Duck Creek Swing Bridge

Photos 

Looking downstream

Photo taken by Robert Thompson in November 2013

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BH Photo #269881

Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Through Girder Swing Bridge over Duck Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Howard, Brown County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Wisconsin Central Ltd. (WC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 145.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.56319, -88.06195   (decimal degrees)
44°33'47" N, 88°03'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/415668/4934976 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Green Bay West
Elevation
585 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 58730 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • September 28, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 7, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added likely build date
  • November 25, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 9, 2013: New photos from Robert Thompson
  • November 7, 2013: Added by Robert Thompson

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Comments 

CN - Duck Creek Swing Bridge
Posted April 27, 2014, by K. A. Erickson

Darkwing Duck. "Let's get dangerous!"

CN - Duck Creek Swing Bridge
Posted April 27, 2014, by ben demars

What about Daffy Duck? LOL

CN - Duck Creek Swing Bridge
Posted April 23, 2014, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

The only cartoon duck I know is Donald Duck, and he is very unhappy with all the historic bridge demolition going on in Wisconsin as seen here. I however have no idea what that has to do with this bridge.

CN - Duck Creek Swing Bridge
Posted April 23, 2014, by Matt Lohry

No

CN - Duck Creek Swing Bridge
Posted April 22, 2014, by Anonymous

Remember the cartoon Howard the Duck get it lol