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CSX - Bauer Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Kim Harvey in September 2011

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BH Photo #215439

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over Bauer Road on CSX Transportation
Location
Madison County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 23.0 ft.
Also called
Gates of Hell (local legend)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.70685, -89.84709   (decimal degrees)
38°42'25" N, 89°50'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/252428/4288094 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Jacob
Inventory numbers
IL 060-9922 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 49431 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
300

Categories 

CSX Railroad (1,265)
Haunted (25)
Have street view (22,590)
Illinois (3,867)
Madison County, Illinois (118)
Open (36,905)
Owned by railroad (9,967)
Railroad (13,244)
Slab (1,560)
Span length under 25 feet (5,849)
Total length under 25 feet (2,028)

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2016: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • March 23, 2015: Updated by Elliott Johnson: Added category "haunted"
  • June 11, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added status
  • September 29, 2011: New photos from Kim Harvey
  • August 27, 2011: Added by Kim Harvey

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