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CN - East Fork Galena River Bridge #5

Photos 

Council Hill Station Bridge

Photo taken by Frank Hicks in May 2011

BH Photo #200072

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck Plate Girder Bridge over Kelly Road and E. Fork Galena River on CN (Former IC)
Location
Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1921
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.0 ft.
Total length: 157.0 ft.
Also called
CN - Kelley Road Overpass (W)
CN - Council Hill Station Bridge (W)
CN - Kelley Road Overpass (W)
CN - Council Hill Station Bridge (W)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.46784, -90.33910   (decimal degrees)
42°28'04" N, 90°20'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/718754/4705153 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scales Mound West
Inventory numbers
IL 043-9912 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 48839 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • October 25, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • April 27, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • April 27, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Illinois Central Railroad"
  • June 1, 2011: Added by Frank Hicks

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