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Abandoned CN - West Twin River Swing Bridge

Photos 

Looking west

Photo taken by Robert Thompson in July 2011

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BH Photo #204476

Map 

Street Views 

Description 

Abandoned Swing Bridge over the West Twin River; this used to be a commercial fishing harbor. The highway bridges upstream and downstream used to be Bascule Bridges but have been replaced with UCEBs.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over West Twin River on Abandoned
Location
Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1899
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.0 ft.
Total length: 230.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.14569, -87.56979   (decimal degrees)
44°08'44" N, 87°34'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/454429/4888212 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Two Rivers
Elevation
685 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 49134 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 22, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • January 19, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 28, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: added build date
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 26, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 27, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • July 18, 2011: Added by Robert Thompson

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