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UP - Chase Road Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in August 2012

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BH Photo #237471

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Beam bridge over Chase Road on Union Pacific Railroad (former C&NW)
Location
Whiteside County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1910
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
2 Span Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 57.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.84491, -90.14041   (decimal degrees)
41°50'42" N, 90°08'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/737409/4636511 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clinton
Inventory numbers
IL 098-9904 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 50758 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
1,000

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2017: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status per forum post
  • December 28, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • August 13, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • August 12, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • January 1, 2012: Added by Steve Conro

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Comments 

UP - Chase Road Overpass
Posted August 15, 2017, by SCOTT J CLAY (roadagnt70 [at] aol [dot] com)

This bridge was replaced in 2016