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UP - Elkhorn Creek Bridge

Photo 

William Manon J. Jr photo

BH Photo #237357

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge
Location
Whiteside County, Illinois
Status
Destroyed by collision, replaced with new bridge
History
Collasped from Trail Deraliment in May 2005.
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.78778, -89.77460   (decimal degrees)
41°47'16" N, 89°46'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/269442/4629935 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Como
Inventory number
BH 45664 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 30, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Chicago & North Western Railway", "Union Pacific Railroad"
  • July 17, 2010: Added by Kim Harvey

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