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CN - I-80 Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2011

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BH Photo #221593

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Interstate 80 on Elgin, Joilet & Eastern Ry (now CN)
Location
Minooka, Grundy County, Illinois, and Kendall County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1960
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway (EJE)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 140.1 ft.
Also called
EJ&E - I-80 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.46245, -88.26358   (decimal degrees)
41°27'45" N, 88°15'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/394476/4590866 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minooka
Land survey
T. 35 N., R. 8 E., Sec. 36
Inventory numbers
IL 032-9901 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 50493 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 13, 2015: New photo from Dave King
  • December 10, 2011: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Elgin, Joliet and Eastern Railroad"

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