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CNW - Mill Street Overpass

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The North Face

The rail line is long abandoned but the bridge remains...for now.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in August 2008

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Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Mill Road on CNW Railroad in South Milwaukee
Location
South Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1910
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.9 ft.
Total length: 109.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.91172, -87.85332   (decimal degrees)
42°54'42" N, 87°51'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/430347/4751364 (zone/easting/northing)
USGS topographic map
South Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 37322 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
6,300

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Railroad"
  • October 21, 2012: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • August 27, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Luke Harden - lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com