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Great River State Trail - La Crosse River Bridge (S)

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La Crosse River Trail Bridge (S)

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2020

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BH Photo #486048

Map 

Description 

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

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over La Crosse River on Trail
Location
La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1909
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 192.0 ft.
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #654 1/2
C&NW Bridge #901
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.85592, -91.21372   (decimal degrees)
43°51'21" N, 91°12'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/643560/4857421 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Crosse
Inventory number
BH 54872 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 17, 2020: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 10, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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