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BNSF - Hickory Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking East

BH51532 UPRR bridge in the distance

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #226409

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Hickory Creek on BNSF RR
Location
Joliet. Illinois, Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1936 by the Bethlehem Steel Co
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.50981, -88.08035   (decimal degrees)
41°30'35" N, 88°04'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/409844/4595916 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Inventory number
BH 51531 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bethlehem Steel Co. (109)
Built 1936 (1,016)
Built during 1930s (10,690)
Curved (372)
Deck girder (4,598)
Girder (8,168)
Have street view (22,569)
Illinois (3,865)
Joliet. Illinois, Illinois (12)
Open (36,889)
Owned by railroad (9,956)
Plate girder (6,271)
Railroad (13,225)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,813)
Will County, Illinois (129)

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: New photos from Steve Conro
  • February 29, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Curved"

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