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CB&Q/GM&O Overpass

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in April 2017

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BH Photo #386987

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Abandoned CB&Q RR on GM&O RR
Location
East Alton, Madison County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
- Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway (GMO)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88573, -90.11667   (decimal degrees)
38°53'09" N, 90°07'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/750096/4308048 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 5 N., R. 9 W., Sec. 17
Elevation
935 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 72211 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 14, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • May 17, 2016: Added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Daniel Barnes