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CSX - Eastern Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Older Abandoned Span

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #226343

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Site has 2 bridges. One newer active and one older abandoned.

Facts 

Overview
Beam bridge over Eastern Avenue on CSX Railroad
Location
Joliet. Illinois, 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)
- Michigan Central Railroad (MC)
Design
Beam
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52438, -88.07602   (decimal degrees)
41°31'28" N, 88°04'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/410225/4597529 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Inventory number
BH 51497 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2018: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 10, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • March 2, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • February 28, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad"

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