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Abandoned UP - Forest Street Overpass #2

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Abandoned Forest Street Bridge #2

Photo taken by John Marvig in May 2012

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BH Photo #256605

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Description 

Removed in March of 2017

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Forest Street on Abandoned Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1918, Removed 2017
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Also called
Abandoned Forest Street Bridge #2
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.82484, -91.50595   (decimal degrees)
44°49'29" N, 91°30'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/618112/4964578 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eau Claire West
Inventory number
BH 56657 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
2,140

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2017: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge has Been Removed
  • May 7, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 17, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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