Sault Ste. Marie Bridge Company

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Sault Ste. Marie International Railroad Bridge
Sault Ste. Marie Bridge Company USGS view.jpg
The Railroad Bridge runs parallel to the highway bridge, and is the bridge on the left in the image.
Carries single set of railroad tracks
Crosses St. Marys River
No. of spans 9 camelback spans, plate girder overpass, double leaf bascule bridge, and vertical lift bridge, swing bridge
Constructed by Dominion Bridge Company
Construction start 1887
The swing bridge portion is shown, retracted to allow the passage of ships in the canal. The other bridge is the highway bridge for vehicle traffic.
Shot of the rail bridge in 1905, showing the 10 original Warren truss spans. The highway bridge has not yet been built.

Sault Ste. Marie Bridge Company is a subsidiary of the Wisconsin Central Ltd. It operates a railroad bridge over the St. Marys River between Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan and Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.[1]

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  1. ^ "Sault Ste. Marie Bridge Company" (PDF). Employer Status Determination. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 

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Coordinates: 46°30′27″N 84°21′43″W / 46.50742°N 84.36206°W / 46.50742; -84.36206