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CN - East Fork Galena River Bridge #6

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2012

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BH Photo #230782

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through Plate Girder bridge over E. Fork Galena River/Kelly Road on CN (former ICRR)
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; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 106.0 ft.
Total length: 106.0 ft.
Also called
CN - Kelley Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.46269, -90.36534   (decimal degrees)
42°27'46" N, 90°21'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/716615/4704513 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scales Mound West
Inventory numbers
IL 043-9910 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 50320 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 25, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • April 27, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Illinois Central Railroad", "American Bridge Co."
  • November 25, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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