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IC - Bridge #152.8

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IC Bridge #152.8

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in April 2017

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BH Photo #386900

Map 

Description 

Similar stonework as the Townhall Road Bridge indicates a Ca. 1889 build date.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Tributary of Indian Creek on Abandoned Illinois Central Railway
Location
Tazewell County, Illinois
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built Ca. 1889
Railroads
- Chicago & Alton Railroad (C&A)
- Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway (GMO)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 8.0 ft.
Total length: 8.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.39654, -89.47393   (decimal degrees)
40°23'48" N, 89°28'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/290042/4474708 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76523 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 11, 2017: Added by John Marvig

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