Kane County

NameLocationStatusDesignYear BuiltYear LostSpan Length (ft.)Total Length (ft.)
5th Avenue Overpass5th Avenue over Chicago Great Western RailwayReplaced by a new bridgePratt through truss--1969----
Abandoned CNW - Fox River BridgeChicago Northwestern Railroad industrial spur over Fox RiverAbandonedQuadrangular lattice through truss1879--105.0615.0
AE&FRE - Fox River BridgeAurora, Elgin & Fox River Electric Co. over Fox RiverRemoved. MOB placed on piersUnknown--------
AE&FRE - Unnamed Creek Bridge #2Fox River Trolly Museum over Unnamed CreekOpen to trafficSteel stringer1906--20.020.0
AE&FRE - Unnamed Creek Bridge #3Fox River Trolly Museum over Unnamed CreekOpen to trafficConcrete culvert1906--10.010.0
AE&FRE - Unnamed Creek Bridge #4Fox River Trolly Museum over Unnamed CreekOpen to trafficConcrete culvert1906--15.015.0
Batavia Clark Island BridgesFox River Bike Trail over Fox RiverOpen to pedestriansPratt pony truss1992----120.0
Batavia Clark Island Stone BridgeBike Trail over Fox RiverOpen to pedestriansStone arch--------
Batavia Clark Island Suspension BridgeBike Trail over Fox RiverOpen to pedestriansWire suspension--------
Big Rock Forest Preserve BridgePedestrian Trail over Big Rock CreekOpen to pedestriansSuspension2005----220.0
BNSF - Big Rock Creek BridgeBNSF Railroad over Big Rock CreekOpen to trafficPony/through plate girder------100.0
BNSF - Broadway OverpassBNSF RR over IIL25 (Broadway St)OpenOther----120.1332.0
BNSF - Downtown Aurora OverpassBNSF (former CB&Q) over Downtown Aurora IL.Open to trafficSlab------2000.0
BNSF - East Fork Big Rock Creek BridgeBNSF Railroad over East Fork Big Rock CreekOpen to trafficDeck plate girder--------
BNSF - Galena Boulevard OverpassBNSF RR over Galena BlvdOpen to trafficSlab----26.955.1
BNSF - Hurds Island Rail Bridge (E)BNSF Railway over Fox RiverOpen to trafficOpen-spandrel arch1920--65.0225.0
BNSF - Hurds Island Rail Bridge (W)BNSF Railway over Fox RiverOpen to trafficOpen-spandrel arch1920--65.0325.0
BNSF - Lake Street OverpassBNSF (former CB&Q) over S Lake St (IL31)Open to trafficSlab1961--37.199.1
BNSF - New York Street OverpassBNSF (former CB&Q) over New York StreetOpen to trafficSlab----24.065.9
BNSF - North Avenue OverpassBNSF (former CB&Q) over North AveOpen to trafficSlab1920--25.075.0
BNSF - Orchard Road OverpassesBNSF RR over Orchard RoadOpen to trafficDeck plate girder2001--49.2147.6
BNSF - Rathbone Avenue OverpassBNSF RR over Rathbone AveOpen to trafficSlab------50.0
BNSF - River Street OverpassBNSF RR (former CB&Q) over S River StOpen to trafficSlab------70.0
BNSF - Spring Street OverpassBNSF (former CB&Q) over Spring StreetOpen to trafficSlab------60.0
BNSF - Sugar Grove OverpassBNSF RR over IL47/US 30Open to trafficSteel stringer----48.9109.9
BNSF/EJ&E OverpassBNSF RR over Virgil Gilman Nature Trail (former EJ&E RR)Open to trafficSlab--------
Burlington Creek BridgeWalker Road over Burlington CreekOpen to trafficSlab1946--24.049.5
C&NW - Bridge #601Abandoned Chicago & North Western Railway over Former Wellington AvenueDerelict/abandonedSteel stringer1912--24.024.0
C&NW - Fox River Bridge (Old)Chicago & North Western Railway over Fox RiverReplaced by a new bridgeLattice deck truss18831920125.0490.0
CA&D - Blackberry Creek BridgeChicago, Aurora & DeKalb Railway over Blackberry CreekRemoved but not replacedUnknown--------
CB&Q - Fox River Bridge (Aurora)Abandoned Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad over Fox RiverDerelict/abandonedDeck plate girder----80.0445.0
CGW - Fox River Bridge (Old)Chicago Great Western Railway over Fox RiverReplaced by a new bridgePratt deck truss18861956----
CN - Fox River Bridge (South Elgin)Canadian National RR (formerly Illinois Central RR) over Fox RiverOpen to trafficWarren deck truss1921--95.0527.0
CN - Muirhead Farmhouse OverpassCN (former Illinois Central) over Private driveOpenSteel stringer------40.0
CN - Nolan Road OverpassCanadian National Railroad (former Ill. Central RR) over Nolan RoadOpen to trafficSteel stringer------80.0
CN - Otter Creek BridgeCNRR (former Illinois Central) over Otter CreekOpenStone arch--------
CNW/Fox River Trail OverpassAbandoned Chicago & North Western Railway over Fox River TrailDerelict/abandonedPony/through plate girder1903--55.055.0
Copley Island Park Bridgepark entrance road over ditchOpen to trafficSlab------16.0
CP - Fox River BridgeCanadian Pacific Railway over Fox RiverOpen to trafficDeck plate girder1905--85.0505.0
CP - IL47/72/20 OverpassCanadian Pacific Railroad (former Milwaukee RR) over Us-20,Il-47 & Il-72Girder1935--68.969.9
DM&E - Almarda Rail CrossingDakota, Minnesota & Easterm Railway over Union Pacific RailroadOpen to trafficPony/through plate girder----55.0133.0
DM&E - Tyler Creek Arch (E)Dakota, Minnesota & Easterm Railway over Tyler CreekOpen to trafficStone arch--------
DM&E - Tyler Creek Arch (W)Dakota, Minnesota & Easterm Railway over Tyler CreekOpen to trafficStone arch--------
DM&E/Elgin-Belvidere Electric OverpassDM&E (former CPRR/Milwaukee Road) over Elgin & Belvidere Electric (abandoned)Open to trafficSlab1905------
East Channel Benton Street BridgeBenton Street over Fox River, East ChannelOpen to trafficClosed-spandrel arch1924--56.1173.8
East Channel Downer Place BridgeDowner Place over East Channel Fox RiverDemolished.Arch1924201259.0171.8
East Channel Galena Boulevard BridgeGalena Boulevard over Fox River, East ChannelOpen to trafficClosed-spandrel archca. 1910--83.3176.8
Elgin Road BridgeElgin Road (31) over Fersons' CreekNo longer existsBowstring pony truss--------
Fabyan Villa East Channel BridgeForest Preserve Trail over Fox RIverOpen to pedestrians onlyDouble-intersection Warren pony truss------195.0
Fabyan Villa West Channel BridgeForest Preserve Trail over Fox RIverIntact but closed to all trafficSlab------225.0
Fox River BridgeIll Rte 72 (Main Street) over Fox RiverReplaced by a new bridgeConcrete tee beam1918199658.1240.2
Fox River BridgeMain Street over Fox RiverBuilt 1869;Replaced by a new bridgePratt pony truss18691935----
Fox River Chicago Street BridgeChicago Street (US20B Eastbound) over Fox RiverOpen to trafficConcrete tee beam1939--79.0276.8
Fox River Highland Ave BridgeHighland Ave (US 20B Westbound) over Fox RiverOpen to trafficConcrete tee beam1940--81.0289.0
Fox River IL 64 BridgeIL 64 over Fox RiverOpen to trafficDeck arch----67.9277.8
Fox River National St BridgeNational Street over Fox RiverOpen to trafficConcrete tee beam1949--78.4278.9
Fox River Trail - Mill Creek BridgeFox River Trail (former C&NW Ry) over Mill CreekOpen to pedestrians onlyDouble-intersection Warren pony truss------90.0
Fox River Trail - Poplar Creek BridgeFox River Bike Trail over Poplar CreekOpen to pedestrians onlyClosed-spandrel arch1902----45.0
Fox River Trail- Intermittent Creek BridgeFox River Trail (former C&NW Ry) over Intermittent Trib. to Fox RiverOpen to pedestrians onlySteel stringer------12.0
Great Western Trail - 12th Street Overpassabandoned Chicago Great Western Rwy over 12th StSteel stringer1941------
Great Western Trail - Farm Road OverpassGreat Western Bike Trail (former CGW Ry) over Abandoned farm roadOpen to pedestrians onlySlab1910------
Great Western Trail - IL47 OverpassGreat Western Bike Trail (former CGW Ry) over IL 47Open to pedestriansDeck plate girder----66.967.9
Great Western Trail - Small Stream ArchGreat Western Trail over Small StreamOpen to pedestrians onlyStone arch--------
Hampshire Creek BridgeAllen Road over Hampshire CreekOpen to trafficSlab1946--24.625.9
High Street BridgeHigh Street over BNSF RR & Indian CreekOpen to trafficSteel stringer1986--210.0598.1
High Street BridgeHigh Street over RailroadReplaced by a new bridgeThrough truss--------
I-88 Fox River BridgeInterstate-88 over Fox River, Grant St, IL25, BNSF SpurReplaced by a new bridgeOpen-spandrel arch19582008178.51338.6
Illinois Prairie Path - Indian Creek BridgeIllinois Prairie Path over Indian CreekOpen to pedestrians onlyClosed-spandrel arch--------
Iron BridgeWest Main St. over Fox RiverReplaced by a new bridgePratt through truss1869------
Island Park North Bridge (new)Fox River Trail over Fox River ChannelOpen to pedestrians onlyClosed-spandrel arch2012----182.0
Island Park North Bridge (old)Fox River Bike Trail over Fox River E Channel Island ParkDemolishedConcrete pony/through girder1931201238.0182.5
Island Park South BridgeFox River Bike Trail over Fox River E Channel Island ParkOpen to pedestriansClosed-spandrel arch1935----60.0
Lake Run BridgeTanner Road over Lake RunOpen to trafficSlab1954----20.0
Lake Run Farm Bridgefarm field access over Lake RunOpenQueenpost pony truss--------
Meadowdale International Raceway FootbridgeFootpath over Meadowdale International RacewayAbandonedSteel stringer1958------
New York Street Bridge (OLD)New York Street over Fox RiverReplaced by a new bridgeWhipple through truss--1931----
New York Street Memorial BridgeNew York Street over Fox RiverOpen to trafficOpen-spandrel arch1931--67.6670.0
North Aurora Fox River BridgeIL56 (State Streey over Fox RiverOpen to trafficOpen-spandrel arch1931--74.2366.2
North Aurora Fox River Tailrace BridgeIL56 (State Street) over Fox River TailraceOpen to trafficSteel stringer1932--44.046.3
North Avenue BridgeNorth Avenue over Fox RiverOpen to trafficOpen-spandrel arch1926--69.8545.8
Ohio Street BridgeOhio Street over BNSF RR and Indian CreekOpen to trafficPony/through plate girder----86.0310.1
Paulin BridgeMc Donald Road over Otter CreekOpen to trafficConcrete pony/through girder1923--38.139.0
Ramm Road BridgeRamm Road over Virgil Drainage Ditch No.3Open to trafficSlab1949--26.927.9
State Street BridgeState Street over Fox RiverReplaced by a new bridgeClosed-spandrel arch--1992----
UP - 1st Street OverpassUnion Pacific Railroad over Ill 31 (1St Street)Open to trafficPony/through plate girder1912--56.056.0
UP - Ball Street OverpassUPRR (Former C&NW) over Ball StreetOpen to trafficPony/through plate girder----44.044.0
UP - Brewster Creek BridgeUnion Pacific Railroad over Brewster CreekOpen to trafficStone arch----17.017.0
UP - Chicago Street OverpassUnion Pacific Railroad over Chicago StreetOpen to trafficPony/through plate girder1907--40.070.0
UP - Fox River BridgeUPRR industrial spur (formerly CGW RR) over Fox RiverOpenDeck plate girder1957----477.0
UP - Fox River BridgeUnion Pacific Railroad over Fox RiverOpen to trafficDeck plate girder1912--75.0382.0
UP - Fox River Bridge (Geneva)Union Pacific Railroad over Fox RiverOpen to trafficDeck plate girder1920--70.0486.0
UP - Highland Avenue BridgeUnion Pacific RR (formerly Chicago & North Western RR) over Highland AvenueOpen to trafficDeck plate girder1893--72.076.0
UP - IL25 OverpassUPRR (Former C&NW) over IL 25Open to trafficPony/through plate girder1908--44.049.9
UP - IL31 OverpassUPRR industrial spur (formerly CGW RR) over IL 31 (Second St)Open to trafficDeck plate girder1962--101.1182.1
UP - Poplar Creek BridgeUnion Pacific Railroad over Poplar CreekOpen to trafficStone arch1861--14.028.0
UP - Tyler Creek Bridge (E)Union Pacific Railroad over Tyler CreekOpen to trafficClosed-spandrel arch----24.024.0
UP/CN OverpassUnion Pacific Railroad over Canadian National RailwayOpen to trafficDouble-intersection Warren pony truss1887--86.086.0
Virgil Gilman Trail - Fox River BridgeVirgil GilmanTrail (former EJ&E Ry) over Fox RiverPedestrian/Bike traffic onlyPratt through truss1897--130.0260.0
Virgil Gilman Trail - River Street BridgeVirgil Gilman NatureTrail (former EJ&J Ry) over S. River StreetOpen to pedestriansPony/through plate girder1926----50.0
Virgil GIlman Trail Galena Blvd BridgeVirgil Gilman natureTrail (former RR grade) over Galena BlvdOpen to pedestriansSteel through arch2011----100.0
Virgil Gilman Trail Hurds Island BridgeVirgil GilmanTrail (former RR grade) over Fox RiverOpen to pedestriansModern bowstring through truss2011--100.0300.0
Virgil Gilman Trail IL 56 BridgeVirgil Gilman NatureTrail (former RR grade) over IL 56Open to pedestriansModern bowstring through truss2006--200.0800.0
Virgil Gilman Trail Orchard Rd BridgeVirgil Gilman NatureTrail (former RR grade) over Orchard RoadOpen to pedestriansModern bowstring through truss2003----160.0
Walkway BridgeWalkway over Main StreetRemoved but not replacedPratt pony truss1906------
Welter Road BridgeWelter Road over Virgil Drainage Ditch No.2Open to trafficSlab1949--28.929.9
West Channel Benton Street BridgeBenton Street over Fox River, West ChannelOpen to trafficClosed-spandrel arch1924--56.1173.8
West Channel Downer Place BridgeDowner Place over West Channel Fox RiverDemolishedArch1924201257.0169.9
West Channel Galena Boulevard BridgeGalena Blvd. over Fox River, West ChannelOpen to trafficClosed-spandrel arch1926--80.0169.9
Wilson Street Bridge (Old)Wilson Street over Fox RiverReplaced by a new bridgeSlab1911200787.9242.8
Wilson Street Bridge (Older)Wilson Street over Fox RiverReplaced by new bridgeClosed-spandrel arch--1911----
Winters Road BridgeWinters Road over Virgil Drainage Ditch No.3Open to trafficSlab1947--30.833.1
Wood Street BridgeWood Street over BNSF/UP RR and Indian CreekNew Bridge built and opened in 2010Deck plate girder1925201074.2259.9