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La Crosse River State Trail - Bangor Gun Club Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2012

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BH Photo #241257

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Build date provided by C&NW bridge records at the Chicago & North Western Railway Historical Society archives

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Bangor Rod & Gun Club entrance on La Crosse River State Trail (former C&NW RR)
Location
Bangor, La Crosse County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1899
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Deck plate girder with very nice stone abutments
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Dutch Creek Overflow Bridge
C&NW Bridge #617
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.88975, -90.99322   (decimal degrees)
43°53'23" N, 90°59'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/661191/4861584 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bangor
Inventory number
BH 53871 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 17, 2020: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 30, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • November 24, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 10, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • October 9, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Rail-to-trail", "Chicago & North Western Railway"

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