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Snowmobile Trail 17 - Silver Street Overpass

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Silver Street Trail Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2016

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BH Photo #374340

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Silver Street on Snowmobile Trail 17
Location
Hurley, Iron County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1914 by American Bridge Co., railroad abandoned 1982, bridge still used as snowmobile trail
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 75.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Silver Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.44991, -90.17904   (decimal degrees)
46°26'60" N, 90°10'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/716651/5147905 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ironwood
Inventory number
BH 52310 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
6,951

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 30, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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