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CGW - Owens Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in November 2012

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BH Photo #242661

Map 

Description 

Only the stone abutments remain

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Owens Creek on Abandoned Chicago Great Western Ry
Location
De Kalb County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
Railroad
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02231, -88.87407   (decimal degrees)
42°01'20" N, 88°52'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/344845/4653952 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kirkland
Inventory number
BH 54413 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chicago Great Western Railway (184)
De Kalb County, Illinois (63)
Illinois (4,470)
Lost (22,281)
Railroad (14,370)

Update Log 

  • November 11, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago Great Western Railway"

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Comments 

CGW Owens Creek Bridge
Posted November 11, 2012, by Steve Conro (sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Better pics will be had. Arrived too late, getting dark.