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KH-11 Railway Overpass

KH-11 Railway Overpass

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Rick McOmber

Bridge Documented: April 12, 2015

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
KH-11 Over Railroad (Canadian National)
Location
Washago: Simcoe County, Ontario: Canada
Structure Type
Metal Rigid-Frame, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1955 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
2017
Main Span Length
83.7 Feet (25.51 Meters)
Structure Length
Not Available
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

Information from Ontario Bridge Inventory: Bridge rehabilitation in 1983.

Concrete rigid-frame bridges are a common bridge type in Ontario. This bridge however is a steel rigid-frame. In terms of shape, its shallow curved superstructure echoes the thinking of the more common concrete rigid-frames found in Ontario. The exposed steel girders of this bridge display a built-up riveted design. This bridge retains original railings behind modern additions.

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