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16th Road Overpass

Photos 

West Elevation

That must have been some wind to bend the telegraph pole in that manner.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning

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BH Photo #142353

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Union Pacific Railroad (formerly Chicago & Northwestern Railway) on 16th Road in Town of Buffalo
Location
Buffalo, Marquette County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1950
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 26.2 ft.
Total length: 104.7 ft.
Deck width: 24.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.69750, -89.29139   (decimal degrees)
43°41'51" N, 89°17'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/315356/4840827 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Observatory Hill
Inventory number
BH 42987 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2013)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 43.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
47

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Wooden railroad overpass"
  • July 9, 2009: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net