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UP - 8th Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in October 2018

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BH Photo #436024

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 8th Street on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Chicago & Alton Railroad (C&A)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.61583, -90.16649   (decimal degrees)
38°36'57" N, 90°09'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/746702/4277955 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82604 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 14, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • August 24, 2018: Added by Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes