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UP - Ball Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2011

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BH Photo #218908

Map 

Street View 

Description 

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Ball Street in Elgin on UPRR (Former C&NW)
Location
Elgin, Kane County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony/through plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Also called
C&NW - Ball Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03919, -88.29069   (decimal degrees)
42°02'21" N, 88°17'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/393173/4654933 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elgin
Inventory number
BH 49949 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 17, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • October 18, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Addded categories
  • October 29, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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