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CSX - York Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #226370

Map 

Street View 

Description 

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

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Michigan Street/York Avenue on CSX Railroad in Joliet
Location
Joliet, Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901
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
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Also called
Mayor Art Schultz Dr Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52427, -88.07869   (decimal degrees)
41°31'27" N, 88°04'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/410002/4597520 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Inventory number
BH 51501 (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 29, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad"

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