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UP - Post Creek Cutoff Bridge

Photo 

South Approach during March 08 flood

Photo taken by Nathan Morton

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BH Photo #137128

Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned girder bridge over Post Creek Cutoff on former UP/ Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad
Location
Pulaski County, Illinois, and Johnson County, Illinois
Status
Abandoned
Railroads
- Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad (CEI)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
C&EI - Post Creek Cutoff Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.29173, -88.95305   (decimal degrees)
37°17'30" N, 88°57'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/326882/4129024 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Karnak
Inventory number
BH 42351 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • April 15, 2009: Added by Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Frank Hicks