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CN - Dismal Creek Bridge

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Description 

When built, the worlds largest single span concrete bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Dismal Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Fayette County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 195.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.89120, -88.70000   (decimal degrees)
38°53'28" N, 88°42'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/352564/4306076 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Edgewood
Inventory number
BH 70568 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2016: New Street View added by John Marvig

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