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Ellis Railroad Bridge

Photos 

View from the parallel farmers acsess lane

Photo taken by Lori Bernard in August 2010

BH Photo #173953

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over a branch of Bluegrass Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Vermilion County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.35056, -87.88745   (decimal degrees)
40°21'02" N, 87°53'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/424635/4467045 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Penfield
Inventory number
BH 45820 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (14,382)
Illinois (4,470)
Open (38,217)
Owned by railroad (11,104)
Railroad (14,370)
Timber stringer (3,707)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,975)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,163)
Vermilion County, Illinois (117)

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2010: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • August 6, 2010: Added by Jacob P. Bernard

Sources 

  • Jacob P. Bernard