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UP - Tyler Creek Bridge (E)

Description 

Information provided by C&NW bridge drawings at the Chicago & North Western Railway Historical Society archives

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Tyler Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Elgin, Kane County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.05593, -88.30467   (decimal degrees)
42°03'21" N, 88°18'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/392044/4656809 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elgin
Inventory number
BH 64867 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2022: Updated by John Marvig: Added build date
  • December 20, 2014: Added by John Marvig

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