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Wabash Railroad Bridge #1400

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W, now Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Stone arch portion built 1881, 3' concrete box extension built 1929
Railroad
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
12' x 10' stone arch; 12' x 11' concrete box extension added 1929
Dimensions
Total length: 46.5 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1400
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.03449, -88.57525   (decimal degrees)
40°02'04" N, 88°34'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/365601/4432774 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Monticello
Inventory number
BH 65235 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,206)
Arch (11,236)
Built 1881 (113)
Built during 1880s (1,642)
Culvert (972)
Deck arch (10,475)
Illinois (3,858)
Monticello, Illinois (9)
Open (36,815)
Owned by railroad (9,881)
Piatt County, Illinois (39)
Stone arch (2,660)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,915)
Wabash Railroad (545)

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