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WSOR - Franklin Street Overpass

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WSOR Franklin Street Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in June 2014

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BH Photo #285667

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Franklin Street on Wisconsin & Southern Railway
Location
Janesville, Rock County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938
Builder
- Vierling Steel Works of Chicago, Illinois
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
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.68451, -89.02840   (decimal degrees)
42°41'04" N, 89°01'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/333822/4727776 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Janesville West
Inventory number
BH 58523 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

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

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