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NYC - Townline Road Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in July 2012

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BH Photo #234857

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Townline Road on Abandoned New York Central Railroad
Location
Seatonville, Bureau County, Illinois
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1901
Railroad
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
Design
Deck plate girder main span with timber stringer approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 148.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.36123, -89.27782   (decimal degrees)
41°21'40" N, 89°16'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/309474/4581361 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Depue
Inventory numbers
IL 006-9940 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 52841 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 14, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 3, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • July 8, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "New York Central Railroad"

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