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UP - Bridge #105.16

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UP Bridge #105.16

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in January 2018

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BH Photo #421672

Map 

Description 

One of several mainline bridges that was initially built in the 1890s, and rebuilt with new floorbeams in 1911 for a second track.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Tributary of Bears Grass Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899, Widened 1911
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway (CMO)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 30.0 ft.
Total length: 30.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #231
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.71749, -91.18504   (decimal degrees)
44°43'03" N, 91°11'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/643747/4953169 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Augusta West
Inventory number
BH 80327 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 8, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 2, 2018: Added by John Marvig

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