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Wabash Railroad Bridge #1394A

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Description 

Southbound main track

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W, now Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Piatt County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Originallly carried the southbound main of the double-track through this area
Railroad
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 35.0 ft.
Total length: 35.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1394A
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.07906, -88.56596   (decimal degrees)
40°04'45" N, 88°33'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/366481/4437706 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Monticello
Inventory number
BH 65231 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1903 (475)
Built during 1900s (6,326)
Deck girder (4,579)
Girder (8,129)
Illinois (3,858)
Lost (18,867)
Owned by railroad (9,898)
Piatt County, Illinois (39)
Plate girder (6,243)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,707)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,920)
Wabash Railroad (545)

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