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KCS - De Arcy Branch Tributary Arch

Photos 

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Photo taken by Daniel Barnes

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BH Photo #386136

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete Arch bridge over Tributary of De Arcy Branch on Kansas City Southern Railway
Location
Greene County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Railroads
- Chicago & Alton Railroad (C&A)
- Gateway Western Railroad (GWWR)
- Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway (GMO)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 10.0 ft.
Total length: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.18131, -90.34842   (decimal degrees)
39°10'53" N, 90°20'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/729034/4340246 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jerseyville North
Inventory number
BH 74968 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 10, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • April 12, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • December 29, 2016: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Daniel Barnes
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com