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UP - Graceland Rail Crossing

Photos 

Oblique View Of Bridge, Looking Northeast

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in January 2009

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BH Photo #131328

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Wisconsin & Southern Railway on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Milwaukee, Sparta & Northwestern Railway (MS&NW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
- Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 175.0 ft.
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Also called
CNW Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.13200, -87.98335   (decimal degrees)
43°07'55" N, 87°59'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/420020/4775942 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Thiensville
Inventory number
BH 38478 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 7, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • January 5, 2009: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com