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BN - Ursa Creek Bridge

Photo 

Provided by the Ursa Creek Lodge

BH Photo #314000

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss over Ursa Creek on Burlington Northern Railway
Location
Ursa, Adams County, Illinois
Status
Removed and a Lodge has been built on the remains
History
Built 1919; Removed 1986; Lodge built on remaining concrete piers 2000-2003
Railroads
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Warren deck truss
Also called
CB&Q - Ursa Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.07061, -91.37460   (decimal degrees)
40°04'14" N, 91°22'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/638603/4436860 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mendon
Inventory number
BH 53234 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad", "House"

Comments 

Ursa Creek Lodge
Posted August 23, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

I just showed my intro architecture class "Falling Water" today. (Insert redneck joke here.)