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Kilbourn Bridge (Old)

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Overview
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Location
Wisconsin, Columbia County, Wisconsin, and Sauk County, Wisconsin
Status
Destroyed by Tornado
History
Built 1877, Replaced 1903
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Whipple deck truss
Also called
MILW - Wisconsin Dells Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.62912, -89.77916   (decimal degrees)
43°37'45" N, 89°46'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/275795/4834434 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wisconsin Dells North
Inventory number
BH 58950 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 25, 2016: Updated by Luke: Updated cause of destruction
  • December 7, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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