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BNSF - Cameron Rail Crossing

Photos 

Photo taken by Brandon Priebe

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BH Photo #247213

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Main span dated at 1903, Western span dated 1905 & Eastern span dated 1907

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over BNSF Railway & 180th Ave on BNSF Railway
Location
Cameron, Warren County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903, 1905 and 1907
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 340.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.88940, -90.52307   (decimal degrees)
40°53'22" N, 90°31'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/708670/4529432 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cameron
Inventory number
BH 55284 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
125

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 8, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • June 9, 2015: New photos from Steve Conro
  • January 22, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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