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Wabash Railroad Bridge #719A

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Location
Macon County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original 25' pile trestle Bridge #719 built 1880; replaced 1888 with a 32' pile trestle; replaced 1900 with a deck plate girder bridge; replaced 1906 with this bridge and renamed Bridge #719A
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 26.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #719A
Wabash Railroad Bridge #719 (prior name)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.74489, -89.07304   (decimal degrees)
39°44'42" N, 89°04'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/322382/4401498 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Macon West
Inventory number
BH 66344 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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