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MILW - Rock River Bridge (Old)

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MILW Byron Bridge (SeconD)

Looking West

Photo Contributed by John Marvig in May 2017

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #388812

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Description 

Former North Track of the Byron Crossing

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Rock River on Former Chicago, Milwaukee St. Paul & Pacific Railway
Location
Byron, Ogle County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1897, Replaced 1910
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.12786, -89.23197   (decimal degrees)
42°07'40" N, 89°13'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/315519/4666383 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kishwaukee
Inventory number
BH 76931 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 4, 2017: Added by John Marvig

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