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CNW - Galena River Bridge

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BH Photo #459915

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Galena River on Abandoned Chicago & Northwestern RR
Location
Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.41776, -90.42050   (decimal degrees)
42°25'04" N, 90°25'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/712231/4699385 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Galena
Inventory number
BH 54327 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 10, 2019: New photo from Steve Conro
  • May 2, 2018: Updated by Luke: GPS fix; Added types; Added links to imagery
  • November 6, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago & North Western Railway"