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BNSF/UP Overpass

Photo 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2012

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BH Photo #244432

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Street View 

Description 

Build date comes from Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway records at the Temple, TX Railroad Museum.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over UPRR (former C&NW) on BNSF (former Sante Fe) Railroad
Location
Peoria County, Illinois
Status
Open
History
Built 1902, Widened 1910
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 56.0 ft.
Total length: 56.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.93408, -89.65446   (decimal degrees)
40°56'03" N, 89°39'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/276522/4534832 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Edelstein
Inventory number
BH 54852 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2019: New Street View added by Jeff Wieland
  • December 15, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: added information from ATSF Bridge Records
  • December 8, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added categories "Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway", "Union Pacific Railroad", "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway", "railroad"
  • December 8, 2012: Added by Steve Conro

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