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BO - Sugar Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Sugar Creek on B&O RR
Location
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroad
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (BO)
Design
Deck plate girder with long trestle approach
Dimensions
Total length: 1,700.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.78471, -89.58960   (decimal degrees)
39°47'05" N, 89°35'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/278246/4407070 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89493 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (454)
Beam (15,389)
Deck girder (5,666)
Deck truss (1,703)
Girder (10,051)
Illinois (4,600)
Lost (24,183)
Owned by railroad (12,234)
Plate girder (7,777)
Sangamon County, Illinois (108)
Springfield, Illinois (39)
Timber stringer (3,971)
Total length 1000-2500 feet (1,869)
Truss (32,503)

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2020: Added by Geoff Hubbs