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WSOR - Baraboo River Bridge #5

Photos 

Provided by the Reedsburg Public Library for Educational Usage

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BH Photo #320767

Map 

Description 

Date is assumed based on time period when the line was double tracked.

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Baraboo River on Wisconsin & Southern Railroad
Location
Rock Springs, Sauk County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1896
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR)
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 123.0 ft.
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.48759, -89.91557   (decimal degrees)
43°29'15" N, 89°54'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/264238/4819092 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 66900 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 23, 2015: New photo from Charles Kuehn
  • April 4, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added image
  • April 4, 2015: Added by John Marvig

Sources 

  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Charles Kuehn