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C&NW - Old US54 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2015

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BH Photo #320191

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Not sure what the story was here. Very old Rte 54 alignment perhaps? When new route was put in, newer steel bridge added??

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Old US Rte 54 on Abandoned C&NW Rwy
Location
Sangamon County, Illinois
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.74446, -89.76114   (decimal degrees)
39°44'40" N, 89°45'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/263417/4403041 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Loami
Inventory number
BH 66831 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,230)
Beam (13,491)
Concrete stringer (658)
Girder (8,808)
Have street view (24,468)
Illinois (4,380)
Plate girder (6,719)
Sangamon County, Illinois (101)
Through girder (3,280)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2019: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 30, 2015: Added by Steve Conro

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Comments 

C&NW - Old US54 Bridge
Posted April 1, 2015, by Elliott Johnson (elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

there is already a page for this bridge which i have added pictures to