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UP/WSOR Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Keith Schmidt

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BH Photo #243216

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Wisconsin & Southern Railroad on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Columbia County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911
Builder
- Pennsylvania Steel Co. of Steelton, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Milwaukee, Sparta & Northwestern Railway (MS&NW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
- Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 146.0 ft.
Total length: 176.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.53769, -89.03728   (decimal degrees)
43°32'16" N, 89°02'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/335397/4822543 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Randolph
Inventory number
BH 54548 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • June 6, 2013: New photos from Tom White
  • November 18, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Tom White - tomwhite727 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com