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C&EI - Little Vermilion River Bridge

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Photo taken by Kirk Kittell in December 2008

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BH Photo #273192

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Overview
Abandoned Deck girder bridge over Little Vermilion River on former Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad northeast of Sidell
Location
Vermilion County, Illinois
Status
Abandoned
History
Built ca. 1894, road span removed between 1993 and 1998
Railroad
- Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad (CEI)
Design
Main spans: Deck plate girder
Approaches: Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.92053, -87.80405   (decimal degrees)
39°55'14" N, 87°48'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/431286/4419246 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sidell
Inventory number
BH 59317 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 21, 2014: Added by Jacob P. Bernard

Sources 

  • Jacob P. Bernard