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Great Western Trail - IL47 Overpass

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2011

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BH Photo #221473

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over IL 47 on Great Western Bike Trail in Lily Lake
Location
Lily Lake, Kane County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
CGW abandoned in 1977
Railroad
- Chicago Great Western Railway (CGW)
Design
Interesting art deco concrete abutment detail.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 66.9 ft.
Total length: 67.9 ft.
Also called
Lily Lake Great Western Trail Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.94212, -88.47969   (decimal degrees)
41°56'32" N, 88°28'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/377343/4644408 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elburn
Inventory numbers
IL 045-0071 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 50477 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • December 8, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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