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WSOR - Rock River Bridge (North)

Photos 

Photo taken by Jason Leverton

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BH Photo #242963

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Rock River on Wisconsin & Southern Railway
Location
Janesville, Rock County, Wisconsin
Status
Open
History
Built 1911, Approaches Built prior
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR)
Design
Deck plate girder approached by stone arches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 470.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.68617, -89.02763   (decimal degrees)
42°41'10" N, 89°01'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/333889/4727958 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Janesville West
Inventory number
BH 54512 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 23, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • December 25, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago & North Western Railway"
  • November 17, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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