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Wabash Railroad Bridge #151 - Clear Creek

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Wabash Railroad Bridge #151

Photo taken by James Holzmeier in November 2014

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Clear Creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS Railroad
Location
Sangamon County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original 38' iron girder bridge at this location built 1882; replaced 1938 with this bridge
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Steel stringer bridge
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 37.0 ft.
Total length: 37.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.85291, -89.34172   (decimal degrees)
39°51'10" N, 89°20'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/299673/4414056 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Auburn
Inventory number
BH 64039 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 11, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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