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CN - Manitowoc River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Andrew Turnbull

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BH Photo #243707

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Bridge was originally built in 1900, heavily rebuilt in the 1940s and again in the 1990s

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Manitowoc River on Railroad
Location
Manitowoc Rapids, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
- Wisconsin Central Ltd. (WC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 503.0 ft.
Also called
WC - Manitowoc River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.10051, -87.67870   (decimal degrees)
44°06'02" N, 87°40'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/445677/4883259 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Manitowoc
Inventory number
BH 54641 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 22, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 10, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • November 27, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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