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CEI - Grasshopper Creek Viaduct

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #439387

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Grasshoppers Creek on Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad
Location
Johnson County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1899
Builder
- Detroit Bridge & Iron Works of Detroit, Michigan
Railroad
- Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad (CEI)
Design
Howe deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.49252, -88.96107   (decimal degrees)
37°29'33" N, 88°57'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/326634/4151317 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83738 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 11, 2018: New photo from Luke

Sources 

  • Luke