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Elroy-Sparta Trail - Arch #5

Photos 

North Side

Photo taken by Steve Conro in August 2013

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BH Photo #261793

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Street View 

Description 

Build date provided by C&NW bridge records at the Chicago & North Western Railway Historical Society archives

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Private Road on Elroy-Sparta Trail
Location
Monroe County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1879
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
15' Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 15.0 ft.
Total length: 15.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #574
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.87134, -90.70971   (decimal degrees)
43°52'17" N, 90°42'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/684020/4860132 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Marys
Inventory number
BH 53874 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2017: Updated by John Marvig: Confirmed Built Date from C&NW Bridge Records
  • August 13, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 23, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: added build date
  • August 4, 2013: New photos from Steve Conro
  • October 9, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Rail-to-trail"

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