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UP - IL-29 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Dale Travis

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BH Photo #132264

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Quadrangular Through truss bridge over IL 29 on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Tazewell County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.53259, -89.66444   (decimal degrees)
40°31'57" N, 89°39'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/274327/4490283 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pekin
Land survey
T. 24 N., R. 5 W., Sec. 16
Inventory numbers
IL 090-9902 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15685 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
6,100

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 16, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 8, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • December 1, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added categories "Riveted", "A-frame portal", "Skewed"
  • April 12, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • February 21, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Added GPS coordinates
  • July 5, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Truss type

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