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Red Cedar State Trail - Gilbert Creek Bridge

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Gilbert Creek Trail Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in June 2013

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BH Photo #256457

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Gilbert Creek on Red Cedar State Trail
Location
Menomonie, Dunn County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built Ca. 1900 at an unknown location, relocated here after 1918
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
Design
Pratt pony truss with wooden trestle approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 97.0 ft.
Total length: 140.0 ft.
Also called
MILW Bridge #M-538
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.87258, -91.94185   (decimal degrees)
44°52'21" N, 91°56'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/583583/4969340 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Menomonie South
Inventory number
BH 56644 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • May 5, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date
  • June 17, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 16, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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