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CN - Cache River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Cache River on CN Railway (formerly Illinois Central)
Location
Pulaski County, Illinois, and Alexander County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic on two railroad tracks
History
Built 1900
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 158.0 ft.
Total length: 444.0 ft.
Also called
IC - Cache River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.08877, -89.19983   (decimal degrees)
37°05'20" N, 89°11'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/304482/4106984 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cairo
Inventory number
BH 61274 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 17, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: added build date from IC track profile
  • June 8, 2014: Added by James Baughn

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