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WSOR - Wisconsin River Bridge (East Channel)

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WSOR - Wisconsin River Bridge (East Channel)

Wisconsin

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in October 2014

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #301855

Description 

Swing span was retained from previous bridge

Facts 

Overview
Deck Plate Girder Bridge over Wisconsin River on Wisconsin & Southern Railroad
Location
Woodman, Grant County, Wisconsin, and Crawford County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1895; Approaches upgraded Ca. 1930
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
- Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR)
Design
3-78' Deck Girder
1-135' Deck Girder Swing Span (1895)
1-78' Deck Girder
1-51' Deck Girder
4 Span Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 135.0 ft.
Total length: 555.0 ft.
Also called
MILW - Wisconsin River Bridge (East Channel)
MILW Bridge #B-310
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.08834, -90.82316   (decimal degrees)
43°05'18" N, 90°49'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/677179/4772924 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wauzeka East
Inventory number
BH 62411 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 5, 2021: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • June 30, 2017: New photo from Michael Tidrick
  • October 16, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 9, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com