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CN - Lake Clinton Bridge

Photo 

Mostly submerged with the formation of Lake Clniton

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2014

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BH Photo #281169

Map 

Description 

At this point Salt Creek is now Lake Clinton. But when this was built, Lake Clinton did not exist.

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Salt Creek (Lake Clinton) on CN (former Illinois Central)
Location
De Witt County, Illinois
Status
Open
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Also called
CN - Salt Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.17996, -88.84428   (decimal degrees)
40°10'48" N, 88°50'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/342982/4449361 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
De Witt
Inventory number
BH 60364 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,103)
Canadian National Railway (513)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,995)
De Witt County, Illinois (28)
Deck arch (11,342)
Illinois (4,647)
Illinois Central Railroad (584)
Open (39,895)
Owned by railroad (12,431)
Railroad (15,433)

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2014: New photo from Steve Conro
  • March 23, 2014: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Canadian National Railway", "Illinois Central Railroad"

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