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CN - Stonefort Trestle

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Photo taken by James Baughn in April 2009

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Battleford Road (CH 16) on the Illinois Central Railroad (CN) east of Stonefort
Location
Saline County, Illinois
Status
Open to railroad traffic above and highway traffic below
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 164.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.61367, -88.69034   (decimal degrees)
37°36'49" N, 88°41'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/350811/4164295 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stonefort
Inventory number
BH 42265 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2020: New photos from Steve Conro
  • September 3, 2018: New Street View added by Jeff Wieland
  • September 3, 2018: New photos from Steve Conro
  • May 2, 2010: New photo from Robert Stephenson
  • February 25, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Added GPS coordinates
  • April 8, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jeff Wieland

Comments 

CN - Stonefort Trestle
Posted September 12, 2020, by John Marvig (marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com)

The main span on the old bridge was definitely a 1960s or 1970s span.