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CN - CR5550N Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Elliott Johnson in October 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #437268

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete Slab bridge over CR5550N on Canadian National Railway
Location
Effingham County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
"Flat Top" Concrete Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.99612, -88.58340   (decimal degrees)
38°59'46" N, 88°35'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/362879/4317538 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hord
Inventory number
BH 70539 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from IC Track Profile
  • October 29, 2018: New photos from Elliott Johnson
  • January 14, 2016: Added by Elliott Johnson

Sources 

  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

CN - CR5550N Overpass
Posted October 29, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Love the inside view !