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CBQ - Galena River Drawbridge

Photo 

Galena River railroad bridge

Removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #290113

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Galena River on Chicago Burlington & Quincy RR
Location
Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Railroad
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.37579, -90.44558   (decimal degrees)
42°22'33" N, 90°26'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/710308/4694661 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Galena
Inventory number
BH 53467 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (414)
Galena River (21)
Illinois (4,439)
Jo Daviess County, Illinois (88)
Lost (21,197)
Movable (2,826)
Railroad (14,223)
Replaced by new bridge (13,970)
Swing (1,348)
Through truss (13,801)
Truss (30,875)

Update Log 

  • September 7, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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