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CN/UP Overpass

Photo 

EJ&E Archive website

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BH Photo #223866

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over UPRR (former ICRR) on Elgin, Joilet & Eastern RR (now CNRR)
Location
Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
ca. late 1800's
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway (EJE)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Two track Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Also called
Elgin Joliet & Eastern Bridge 201
EJ&E/IC Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.55274, -88.07470   (decimal degrees)
41°33'10" N, 88°04'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/410374/4600676 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Land survey
T. 35 N., R. 10 E., Sec. 3
Inventory number
BH 51094 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Union Pacific Railroad"
  • January 26, 2012: Added by Steve Conro

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