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UP - Foss Park Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #224774

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Foss Park Ave on UPRR (Former C&NW)
Location
North Chicago, Lake County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
No build plate but very old 2 track bridge
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel girder & floor beam
Dimensions
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Also called
CNW - Foss Park Avenue Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.32914, -87.83692   (decimal degrees)
42°19'45" N, 87°50'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/431046/4686660 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waukegan
Inventory number
BH 51205 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Union Pacific Railroad"
  • February 6, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 6, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago & North Western Railway"

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