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CN - East Fork Galena River Bridge #7

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2012

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BH Photo #230939

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over E. Fork Galena River on CN (former Illinois Central)
Location
Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1923
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
2 span Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 110.0 ft.
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.45836, -90.37338   (decimal degrees)
42°27'30" N, 90°22'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/715968/4704012 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scales Mound West
Inventory number
BH 52251 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 25, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • April 27, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Illinois Central Railroad"

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