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IAIS - Intermittent Stream Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in January 2012

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BH Photo #224309

Map 

Description 

Bridge over unnamed intermittent drainage stream to the Illinois River.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over unnamed intermittent stream on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island RR)
Location
Putnam County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Also called
RI - Intermittent Stream Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.15655, -89.37632   (decimal degrees)
41°09'24" N, 89°22'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/300613/4558857 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Putnam
Inventory number
BH 51156 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 2, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 1, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Iowa Interstate Railroad"

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