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WSOR - North River Street Overpass

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WSOR River Street Bridge

Overview. The bridge is actually two. Two tracks carry the Wisconsin & Southern (Former Milwaukee Road), while the other that comes in at an angle carries the Union Pacific (Former C&NW)

Photo taken by John Marvig in June 2014

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BH Photo #285649

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over North River Street on Wisconsin & Southern Railroad
Location
Janesville, Rock County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
- Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.68497, -89.02814   (decimal degrees)
42°41'06" N, 89°01'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/333844/4727826 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Janesville West
Inventory number
BH 58522 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 23, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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