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Wabash Railroad Bridge #721 - Mosquito Creek

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Overview
Pony/through girder bridge over Mosquito Creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Location
Macon County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original 161' pile trestle built 1881; replaced 1892 by a 160' pile trestle; replaced 1916 by this bridge
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Through plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 28.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #721
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72341, -89.09813   (decimal degrees)
39°43'24" N, 89°05'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/320175/4399163 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Macon West
Inventory number
BH 66343 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2015: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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