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DSA - Bad River Viaduct

Photo 

Published prior to 1923

BH Photo #389416

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Bad River on Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railroad
Location
Ashland County, Wisconsin
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1914
Railroad
- Duluth, South Shore, & Atlantic Railway (DSSA)
Design
Howe deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 1,349.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.45485, -90.67808   (decimal degrees)
46°27'17" N, 90°40'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/678310/5147205 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
High Bridge
Inventory number
BH 76953 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 7, 2017: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

DSA - Bad River Viaduct
Posted January 14, 2022, by Bruce Oldenberg

Also see the Vaughn Creek bridge erected the same year,

BH 95907. That is two miles east of the Bad River, and almost as big.