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EJ&E/CO&P Overpass

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Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Chicago, Ottawa & Peoria Railway on Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway
Location
Minooka, Grundy County, Illinois
Status
Removed and the interurban ROW cut filled.
History
Built 1911; Service abandoned 1934; Removed ?
Railroads
- Chicago & Illinois Valley Railway (C&IV)
- Chicago, Ottawa & Peoria Railway (CO&P)
- Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway (EJE)
- Illinois Valley Railway (IV)
- Interurban
Design
Pony plate girder
Also called
EJ&E Bridge #538
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.45347, -88.27045   (decimal degrees)
41°27'12" N, 88°16'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/393887/4589877 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minooka
Land survey
T. 34 N., R. 8 E., Sec. 1
Inventory number
BH 67585 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2015: Added by Luke

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