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BNSF/UP - Van Buren Street Overpass

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #226394

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Facts 

Overview
Steel Steel stringer bridge over Van Buren Street on BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Joliet. Illinois, Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago & Alton Railroad (C&A)
- Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad (GMO)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52601, -88.07895   (decimal degrees)
41°31'34" N, 88°04'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/409982/4597713 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Inventory number
BH 51547 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • March 2, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • March 1, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Illinois Central Railroad"

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