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NS/ITR Overpass

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Overview
Pony/through girder bridge over Illinois Terminal Ry. (abandoned) on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Location
Worden, Madison County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original 32' pile trestle built 1888; replaced 1907 with this bridge
Railroads
- Illinois Terminal Railroad (IT; ITC)
- Illinois Traction System (ITS)
- Interurban
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Through plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #853 1/2
Wabash Railroad Bridge #853.5
Wabash Railroad Bridge #853.5
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.93955, -89.83203   (decimal degrees)
38°56'22" N, 89°49'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/254539/4313882 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Worden
Inventory number
BH 66313 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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