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UP - Bloom Street Bridge

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UP Bloom Street Bridge

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Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2018

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BH Photo #431756

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Bloom Street on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Highwood, Lake County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1929
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Metra (METX)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.19920, -87.80776   (decimal degrees)
42°11'57" N, 87°48'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/433312/4672208 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2018: Added by John Marvig

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