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Stillwell Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Patrick Cooney in March 2015

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BH Photo #354475

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Description 

Not sure on the exact year built, this bridge has been photographed as far back as the 1950s. Used to be black with Nickle Plate Road in silver on the sides, can still be seen somewhat.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Stillwell Street on Norfolk Southern ( Formerly Nickle Plate Road)
Location
Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 76.1 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.48110, -89.01351   (decimal degrees)
40°28'52" N, 89°00'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/329333/4483104 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
IL 057-6311 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 72459 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 7, 2016: Updated by Patrick Cooney: Added category "Norfolk Southern Railway"