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Wabash Railroad Bridge #730

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Overview
Concrete stringer bridge over Unnamed drainage ditch on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Location
Christian County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original 38' pile trestle built 1880; replaced 1887 with a 48' pile trestle; replaced 1904 with this bridge
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Concrete-encased I-beam stringer; solid floor
Dimensions
Span length: 25.3 ft.
Total length: 25.3 ft.
Deck width: 38.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #730
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64430, -89.18609   (decimal degrees)
39°38'39" N, 89°11'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/312423/4390563 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stonington
Inventory number
BH 66341 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2015: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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