Rating:
No votes cast

Wabash Railroad Bridge #179 - Cook St. overpass

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over E. Cook St. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Location
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original 26' pile trestle built 1881, rebuilt 1931 with this bridge; replaced 1988 with most current bridge
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder with 16' concrete slab approach
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.0 ft.
Total length: 67.0 ft.
Deck width: 39.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.79480, -89.64234   (decimal degrees)
39°47'41" N, 89°38'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/273762/4408322 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Springfield West
Inventory number
BH 64083 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2019: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 14, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

Sources