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UP - Scranton Avenue Overpass (E)

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #224513

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over IL 176 (Scranton Ave) on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Lake Bluff, Lake County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Scranton Avennue Overpass #2
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.27934, -87.84679   (decimal degrees)
42°16'46" N, 87°50'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/430178/4681138 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waukegan
Inventory numbers
IL 049-0093 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 51188 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Union Pacific Railroad"
  • February 6, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 4, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago & North Western Railway"

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