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UPRR IL176 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #225195

Map 

Description 

Wide three track bridge with additional pony deck plate between 2nd & 3rd track

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over IL 176 (W Terra Cotta Ave) on UPRR (Former C&NW) in Crystal Lake
Location
Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 101.1 ft.
Also called
Terra Cotta Ave Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.24820, -88.32472   (decimal degrees)
42°14'54" N, 88°19'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/390716/4678183 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crystal Lake
Inventory numbers
IL 056-0045 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 51248 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

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

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