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UP - Levis Creek Bridge

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UP Levis Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2016

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BH Photo #360380

Map 

Description 

Towers for second track reportedly built by American Bridge Company Milwaukee branch, while the girders were built by the Gary branch.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Levis Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Jackson County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902, Widened 1912
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway (CMO)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 190.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.31159, -90.81296   (decimal degrees)
44°18'42" N, 90°48'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/674424/4908807 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Black River Falls
Inventory number
BH 73095 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 7, 2016: Added by John Marvig

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