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UP - Necedah Bridge

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Necedah Rail Bridge

Overpass Spans

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2016

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BH Photo #350534

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Facts 

Overview
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Yellow River and Canadian National Railway on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Wisconsin, Juneau County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911
Builders
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio (Girder Spans)
- Pennsylvania Steel Co. of Steelton, Pennsylvania (Truss Span)
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Milwaukee, Sparta & Northwestern Railway (MS&NW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
- Wisconsin Central Ltd. (WC)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 500.0 ft.
Also called
UP - Yellow River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.01917, -90.06612   (decimal degrees)
44°01'09" N, 90°03'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/735148/4878186 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Necedah
Inventory number
BH 60347 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • March 21, 2014: Added by John Marvig

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Comments 

Necedah Railroad Bridge
Posted April 27, 2014, by Daniel (ddemaske58 [at] msn [dot] com)

The railroad bridge in Necedah crosses the Yellow River. Not the Lemonweir river.