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CP - IL47/72/20 Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2011

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BH Photo #218917

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over US20,Il-47 & Il-72 near Starks on CPRR (former Milwaukee RR)
Location
Pingree Grove, Kane County, Illinois
History
Built 1935
Railroads
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Also called
MILW Bridge #Z-134
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.08472, -88.45583   (decimal degrees)
42°05'05" N, 88°27'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/379590/4660208 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pingree Grove
Inventory numbers
IL 045-0065 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 49951 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2022: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 17, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • April 11, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad", "Canadian Pacific Railway", "Skewed"
  • October 29, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

Sources 

Comments 

CP - IL47/72/20 Overpass
Posted October 19, 2015, by Kimberly Beezhold (kimberly [dot] beezhold [at] gmail [dot] com)

Has this bridge suffered much damage from all the construction? Are there any plans to replace it or will it just get fixed up?

I'm looking for Milwaukee Road related photos for my blog. Thank you for taking these photos.

CP - IL47/72/20 Overpass
Posted October 19, 2015, by Kimberly Beezhold (kimberly [dot] beezhold [at] gmail [dot] com)

Has this bridge suffered much damage from all the construction? Are there any plans to replace it or will it just get fixed up?

I'm looking for Milwaukee Road related photos for my blog. Thank you for taking these photos.