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UP - Timber Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2015

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BH Photo #320150

Map 

Description 

2nd Newer modular span hidden from view. Recently added for high speed rail.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Timber Creek on Union Pacific Railway (former Southern Pacific))
Location
McLean County, Illinois
Status
Open
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.36191, -89.11444   (decimal degrees)
40°21'43" N, 89°06'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/320461/4470072 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 66827 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1902 (418)
Built during 1900s (6,285)
Deck girder (4,497)
Girder (7,953)
Illinois (3,845)
McLean County, Illinois (39)
Open (36,573)
Owned by railroad (9,823)
Plate girder (6,123)
Railroad (13,091)
Southern Pacific Railroad (488)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,923)

Update Log 

  • May 16, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added Build Date
  • March 30, 2015: Added by Steve Conro

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