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BNSF - Princeville-Jubilee Road Overpass

Photo 

BNSF overpass on Princeville-Jubilee Road

Art Kistler, IDOT photographer, 1941 photo

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BH Photo #315093

Map 

Description 

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

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Princeville-Jubilee Road on BNSF Railway
Location
Princeville, Peoria County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1895, Replaced 2005
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 14.0 ft.
Total length: 14.0 ft.
Also called
BNSF - CR 5 Overpass
ATSF - Princeville-Jubilee Road Overpass
ATSF - CR 5 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.92285, -89.76311   (decimal degrees)
40°55'22" N, 89°45'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/267334/4533869 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Princeville
Inventory number
BH 65874 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 6, 2015: New photo from Gene Smania
  • February 5, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added based on a forum post by Gene Smania

Sources 

  • Luke