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UP - Wyeville Rail Bridge (N)

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Wyeville Rail Bridge (N)

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in January 2018

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BH Photo #421023

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over S. Fork Lemonweir River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Wyeville, Monroe County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built Ca. 1899, Approach Replaced Ca. 1980
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway (CMO)
- Milwaukee, Sparta & Northwestern Railway (MS&NW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 101.0 ft.
Also called
UP South Fork Lemonweir River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.02586, -90.37814   (decimal degrees)
44°01'33" N, 90°22'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/710116/4878087 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wyeville
Inventory number
BH 79919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • January 2, 2018: Added by John Marvig

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