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KCS - Morgan Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #225358

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Morton Ave/IL 104 on KCS RR (former Gateway Western RR) in Jacksonville
Location
Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1958
Railroads
- Gateway Western Railroad (GWWR)
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 73.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72319, -90.21951   (decimal degrees)
39°43'23" N, 90°13'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/738314/4400731 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jacksonville
Inventory numbers
IL 069-0008 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 51278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 14, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • February 13, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Kansas City Southern Railway"

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