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UP - Prairie Creek Bridge

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Street View 

Description 

Two tracks are stone arch, and one is concrete arch

Facts 

Overview
Stone and Concrete Arch Bridge over Prairie Creek Bridge on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Des Plaines, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Stone arch and concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03533, -87.87644   (decimal degrees)
42°02'07" N, 87°52'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/427455/4654070 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arlington Heights
Inventory number
BH 67418 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 28, 2017: New Street View added by Luke
  • May 7, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: added design information
  • May 5, 2015: Added by John Marvig

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