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UP - West St. Louis Overpass

Photos 

Looking East

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in October 2017

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BH Photo #405830

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over West St. Louis Avenue on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
East Alton, Madison County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1988
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88166, -90.11472   (decimal degrees)
38°52'54" N, 90°06'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/750279/4307601 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bethalto
Inventory number
BH 77730 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1988 (52)
Built during 1980s (548)
East Alton, Illinois (12)
Girder (8,171)
Illinois (3,865)
Madison County, Illinois (118)
Modern (1,715)
Open (36,893)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Plate girder (6,273)
Railroad (13,231)
Through girder (3,029)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,932)

Update Log 

  • October 13, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • June 21, 2017: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes