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Sugar Creek Railroad Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2016

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BH Photo #352262

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete culvert bridge over Sugar Creek on Private drive (formerly Macomb Industry & Littleton Railway)
Location
Littleton, Schuyler County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1921 to replace earlier timber stringer trestle; railroad abandoned c1931
Railroad
- Rail-to-road
Design
Concrete culvert
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.23863, -90.62132   (decimal degrees)
40°14'19" N, 90°37'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/702344/4456957 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rushville North
Inventory number
BH 52601 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1921 (490)
Built during 1920s (8,772)
Culvert (966)
Illinois (3,845)
Littleton, Illinois (1)
Open (36,588)
Rail-to-road (280)
Schuyler County, Illinois (26)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2016: New photos from Steve Conro
  • June 1, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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