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UP - Riverside Street Overpass

Photos 

Barrel Shot Looking East

This tunnel is a virtual twin to the Rockport Road Bridge.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in August 2008

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BH Photo #120380

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Riverside Street on Union Pacific Railroad in Janesville
Location
Janesville, Rock County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Builder
- Bates & Rogers Construction Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Span length: 46.0 ft.
Total length: 46.0 ft.
Also called
CNW Riverside Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.67126, -89.03378   (decimal degrees)
42°40'17" N, 89°02'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/333345/4726315 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Janesville West
Inventory number
BH 34926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2014: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 23, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • September 19, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories
  • February 19, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added GPS Coordinates per To-Do List
  • August 8, 2008: New photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Luke
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com