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UP - Kickapoo Creek Bridge #1

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2016

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BH Photo #352117

Map 

Description 

Build date provided by C&NW bridge records at the Chicago & North Western Railway Historical Society archives

Facts 

Overview
Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Kickapoo Creek on Railroad
Location
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Also called
C&NW Bridge #1624
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69561, -89.64863   (decimal degrees)
40°41'44" N, 89°38'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/276212/4508342 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Peoria West
Inventory number
BH 54026 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from C&NW Bridge Records
  • April 20, 2016: New photos from Steve Conro
  • October 19, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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