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BNSF - US6 Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2012

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BH Photo #244290

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over US6 (Dakota St) on BNSF (former CB&Q) Railroad
Location
Spring Valley, Bureau County, Illinois
Status
Open
History
This lines dates from 1910 so replaced in 1958
Builder
- Vierling Steel Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.32743, -89.18538   (decimal degrees)
41°19'39" N, 89°11'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/317112/4577409 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spring Valley
Inventory number
BH 54764 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2013: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Grand Army of the Republic Hwy"
  • November 27, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • December 3, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad", "Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway"

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