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CP - Black River Bridge (Old)

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CP - Black River Bridge (Old)

Old bridge replaced with a bascule bridge

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #288951

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Black River on Canadian Pacific RR
Location
La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1902; Replaced 2004
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Parker through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.83240, -91.25859   (decimal degrees)
43°49'57" N, 91°15'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/640008/4854732 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Crescent
Inventory number
BH 61816 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 6, 2019: New photo from Luke
  • November 1, 2015: Updated by Luke: GPS Fix
  • July 22, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke