This is a rare surviving example of a bridge built by the Milwaukee Bridge and Iron Works. Very little is known about the history of this bridge. Given its location in a suburban area on a trail, it is assumed the bridge has been relocated here. However, if that is the case, someone took the time to move the bridge's beautiful riveted caissons that it sits on, which is very nice to see, but is uncommon in bridge relocations. The bridge is designed such that the deck sits at a fair height above the bottom chord. Indeed, between the caissons on the bridge there is a unique large (deep) latticed beam for the deck stringers to rest on because they are so far above where the bearings are.
Bridge lengths given are estimates.
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