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NS - Cook Street Overpass

Photo 

Photo taken by Elliott Johnson in April 2014

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

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BH Photo #281894

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over E. Cook Street on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1988
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.79481, -89.64234   (decimal degrees)
39°47'41" N, 89°38'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/273762/4408323 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Springfield West
Inventory numbers
IL 084-0049 (Illinois bridge number)
IL 084-9939 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 52158 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 15, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: corrected location and name to reflect photo
  • April 16, 2014: New photo from Elliott Johnson
  • March 22, 2014: Updated by Steve Conro: Removed category "Chicago & Illinois Midland Railway"
  • April 21, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Illinois Central Railroad", "Railroad"
  • April 21, 2012: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

IMRR - Cook Street Overpass
Posted May 14, 2015, by Bill Graber (foursecretary [at] aol [dot] com)

Wrong picture. The picture is the replacement NS between 9th and 11th Streets. The IM or IC RR Cook Street Overpass is east of 18th Street.