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UP - Wisconsin River Bridge (Dellwood)

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Charles Kuehn, May 2003

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BH Photo #344375

Description 

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

Facts 

Overview
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Wisconsin River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Juneau County, Wisconsin, and Adams County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911
Builder
- Bates & Rogers Construction Co. of Chicago, Illinois (Substructure)
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Milwaukee, Sparta & Northwestern Railway (MS&NW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
4 Quadrangular lattice through truss Spans with Deck Girder approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 1,080.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.98735, -89.96466   (decimal degrees)
43°59'14" N, 89°57'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/262256/4874741 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dellwood
Inventory number
BH 60346 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2022: Updated by John Marvig: added builder
  • January 16, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • September 1, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 23, 2015: New photos from Charles Kuehn
  • March 21, 2014: Added by John Marvig

Sources 

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