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IC - Galena River Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923; Courtesy of the Galena Public Library

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BH Photo #527210

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Galena River on Illinois Central RR
Location
Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
Superstructure replaced
History
Replaced in 1914
Railroad
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.40907, -90.43094   (decimal degrees)
42°24'33" N, 90°25'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/711401/4698393 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Galena
Inventory number
BH 69899 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2022: New photo from Luke
  • November 5, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 4, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke