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UP - Kankakee River Bridge (Momence, South Channel)

Photos 

South Channel RR Bridge, downstream profile

Gene Smania, 2-2012

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #225274

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Video 

CSX Train Crossing the South Bridge - Momence, IL

Filmed on the wonderful day of January 26th, 2013, a CSX train crosses north bound over the southern bridge in Momence.

Joshua Bauer (SantaFebuff)

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Description 

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Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over Kankakee River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Momence, Kankakee County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Two Track Deck girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 300.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.16210, -87.65517   (decimal degrees)
41°09'44" N, 87°39'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/445034/4556959 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Momence
Inventory number
BH 50095 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2013: New photos from Joshua Bauer
  • February 13, 2012: New photo from Gene Smania
  • November 9, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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