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DM&E - Kishwaukee River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in November 2011

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BH Photo #221271

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over S. Branch Kishwaukee River on DM&E Railroad (former Soo Line RR) in Genoa
Location
Genoa, De Kalb County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Dakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad (DME)
- Iowa, Chicago & Eastern Railroad (ICE)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Former two track bridge, one track now abandoned.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 225.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.09871, -88.70551   (decimal degrees)
42°05'55" N, 88°42'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/358969/4662143 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Genoa
Inventory number
BH 50385 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • July 22, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • December 1, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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