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CGW - Winston Tunnel High Bridge

Photo 

Winston Tunnel High Bridge

Photo imported by Steve Conro

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BH Photo #242363

Map 

Description 

This bridge crossed a ravine just west of the Winston tunnel.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Ravine on Abandoned Chicago Great Western Ry
Location
Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
Railroad
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
CGW - Winston Tunnel Viaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.33608, -90.38365   (decimal degrees)
42°20'10" N, 90°23'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/715542/4690407 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bellevue
Inventory number
BH 54277 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chicago Great Western Railway (197)
Deck girder (5,775)
Girder (10,295)
Illinois (4,684)
Jo Daviess County, Illinois (91)
Lost (24,938)
Plate girder (7,979)
Railroad (15,599)

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago Great Western Railway"

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