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Abandoned NS - Kickapoo Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Kickapoo Creek on Abandoned Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Downs, McLean County, Illinois
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Total length: 145.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.39952, -88.88268   (decimal degrees)
40°23'58" N, 88°52'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/340230/4473802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomington East
Inventory number
BH 70578 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2016: Added by John Marvig

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Abandoned NS - Kickapoo Creek Bridge
Posted April 29, 2016, by Patrick Cooney

Line is just mothballed by NS, they still own it.

This was Big Four/P&E, then Penn Central, then Conrail.

Last train ran sometime in 1999 before the CR split between NS and CSX.