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Wabash Railroad Bridge #610A - Rt. 106 Overpass

Photos 

View looking east on IL 106

Photo taken by James Holzmeier in October 2014

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #307516

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Description 

Erected in 1951 during a Wabash grade realignment project through this area of Illinois.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over IL Rt. 106 on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railway
Location
Pike County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Built 1951
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #610A
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.71525, -91.06660   (decimal degrees)
39°42'55" N, 91°03'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/665723/4397940 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Barry
Inventory numbers
IL 075-9902 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 63898 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1951 (281)
Built during 1950s (3,815)
Continuous (2,446)
Deck girder (5,674)
Girder (10,063)
Have street view (26,552)
Illinois (4,601)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,830)
Open (39,665)
Owned by railroad (12,249)
Pike County, Illinois (104)
Plate girder (7,789)
Railroad (15,305)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,984)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,881)
Wabash Railroad (567)

Update Log 

  • October 14, 2019: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • November 13, 2014: New photo from James Holzmeier
  • November 5, 2014: New photos from James Holzmeier
  • October 30, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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