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Chippewa River State Trail - Soo Line "S" Bridge

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http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/bikeped/design_nonmotor/...

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/bikeped/design_nonmotor/highway/index3.htm

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Overview
Pratt deck truss bridge over Chippewa River on the Chippewa River State Trail (formerly Soo Line Railroad)
Location
Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians
Builder
- Minneapolis Steel & Machinery Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Design
Warren deck truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 440.0 ft.
Also called
Soo Line - "S" Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.81414, -91.49385   (decimal degrees)
44°48'51" N, 91°29'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/619091/4963407 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eau Claire East
Inventory number
BH 52386 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • January 23, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • June 17, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 16, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • August 10, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Railroad"
  • May 6, 2012: Updated by James McCray: Added categories "Rail-to-trail", "Soo Line Railroad"

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

Soo Line "S" Bridge
Posted May 6, 2012, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Oh yeah! Just found and added another "S" bridge that was not listed on this site! Just made my night...that and an episode of Law and Order SVU.