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CP - Burnham Bridge

Photos 

BH Photo #318254

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bobtail swing Warren through truss bridge over Menomonee River Canal on Canadian Pacific Railway
Location
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Warren through truss bobtail swing bridge
Dimensions
Total length: 237.0 ft.
Also called
CP - Menomonee River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.02750, -87.92160   (decimal degrees)
43°01'39" N, 87°55'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/424915/4764280 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milwaukee
Inventory number
BH 60311 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2020: New photo from Roger Deschner
  • September 8, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 16, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 16, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • October 20, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added category "Bobtail Swing Bridge"
  • March 19, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: added more common name

Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Roger Deschner - rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com