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UP - IL47 Overpass

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #225141

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over IL 47 (S Eastwood Dr) on UPRR (Former C&NW) in Woodstock
Location
Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Builder
- R.C. Mahon Co. of Detroit, Michigan
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 65.9 ft.
Also called
Woodstock Rte 47 rail bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.30494, -88.43201   (decimal degrees)
42°18'18" N, 88°25'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/381971/4684627 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woodstock
Inventory numbers
IL 056-0044 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 51245 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 10, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 10, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Skewed"

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Comments 

UPRR IL47 Bridge
Posted February 13, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

In the year 2000 everything will look this modern!