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EIRC - Kickapoo Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2021

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BH Photo #497259

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Kickapoo Creek on Eastern Illinois Railway
Location
Coles County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Bridge Corporation of Steelton, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Eastern Illinois Railway (EIRC)
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Also called
N&W - Kickapoo Creek Bridge
NKP - Kickapoo Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.47223, -88.21458   (decimal degrees)
39°28'20" N, 88°12'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/395528/4369886 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92658 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 2, 2021: New photos from Steve Conro
  • April 11, 2021: Updated by John Marvig: Added design from track profile
  • April 11, 2021: Added by Steve Conro

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