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Brooke Street Trail Bridge

Photos 

Brooke Street Trail Bridge

Looking North

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2016

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BH Photo #361942

Map 

Description 

Build date provided by C&NW bridge records at the Chicago & North Western Railway Historical Society archives

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over E. Branch Fond Du Lac River on Brooke Street Pedestrian Trail
Location
Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Rail-to-trail
- Wisconsin Central Ltd. (WC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 140.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW Bridge #302
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.78156, -88.45427   (decimal degrees)
43°46'54" N, 88°27'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/382978/4848639 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fond du Lac
Inventory number
BH 73304 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from C&NW Bridge Records
  • August 27, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 23, 2016: Added by John Marvig

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