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UP - Fox River Arch Bridge

Photos 

North Face

I know little about this arch except that it is a few hundred feet southeast of the Kowald Road Bridge and was likely built at the same time. The railroad built many arch bridges along the C&NW right-of-way.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in January 2009

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BH Photo #132733

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Fox River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Ingle, Columbia County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Milwaukee, Sparta & Northwestern Railway (MS&NW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Massive concrete arch
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Fox River Arch Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.62897, -89.13712   (decimal degrees)
43°37'44" N, 89°08'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/327591/4832883 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marquette
Inventory number
BH 38968 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • January 31, 2009: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com