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UP - Salt Creek Bridge

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Salt Creek on UP/Amtrak RR (former Southern Pacific)
Location
Logan County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 590.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.13010, -89.38810   (decimal degrees)
40°07'48" N, 89°23'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/296529/4444931 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lincoln West
Land survey
T. 19 N., R. 3 W., Sec. 2
Elevation
550 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 50328 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Amtrak (434)
Built 1906 (544)
Built during 1900s (6,283)
Deck girder (4,503)
Girder (7,966)
Have street view (22,093)
Illinois (3,842)
Logan County, Illinois (29)
Open (36,591)
Owned by railroad (9,824)
Plate girder (6,137)
Railroad (13,091)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,542)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,923)

Update Log 

  • May 16, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added Build Date
  • February 22, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Southern Pacific Railroad"
  • November 26, 2011: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com