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CSX - DuPage River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in January 2012

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BH Photo #222979

Map 

Description 

Length approximate

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over DuPage River on CSX RR (former Rock Island)
Location
Channahon, Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
- Iowa Interstate Railroad (IAIS)
Design
Deck plate girder. Two track bridge with one track abandoned.
Dimensions
Total length: 220.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.47178, -88.20784   (decimal degrees)
41°28'18" N, 88°12'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/399145/4591835 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Channahon
Inventory number
BH 50117 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 28, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad"
  • January 7, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • November 10, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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