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WSOR Prairie Bike Trail bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #225157

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Facts 

Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over the Prairie Bike Trail (former C&NW RR) on Wisconsin & Southern RR (former Chicago, Milwaukee St Paul & Pacific RR))
Location
Richmond, McHenry County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 2015
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Wisconsin & Southern Railroad (WSOR)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.45674, -88.30685   (decimal degrees)
42°27'24" N, 88°18'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/392546/4701317 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Richmond
Inventory number
BH 51235 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad"
  • February 10, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Skewed"
  • February 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 8, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "WSOR Wisconsin & Southern Railroad Co."

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