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CN - Poplar Creek Arch Bridge

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Description 

Incorrectly listed as being in Spaulding by the EJ&E Archives.

Was used in the film adaptation of the "Dennis The Menace"

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Poplar Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway (EJE)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Also called
EJE - Poplar Creek Arch Bridge
EJE - Bridge #111
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03274, -88.22586   (decimal degrees)
42°01'58" N, 88°13'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/398528/4654138 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Streamwood
Land survey
T. 41 N., R. 9 E., Sec. 17
Inventory number
BH 65197 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2015: Added by Luke

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