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IC/MILW Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by an unknown photographer. Provided by Tom Lampman

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BH Photo #236445

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge on ICRR over the DM&E (former Milwaukee Road)
Location
Ogle County, Illinois
Status
Removed
History
Built 1927
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 38.0 ft.
Total length: 38.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.15179, -89.58956   (decimal degrees)
42°09'06" N, 89°35'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/286042/4669876 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Forreston North
Inventory number
BH 53045 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 25, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 26, 2014: New photos from Steve Conro
  • August 1, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • July 31, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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