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NYC - Embarras River bridge

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NYC - Embarras River bridge

1912 view

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #462082

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Embarras River on NYC RR
Location
Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway (CCC&StL; Big Four)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Through truss with deck girders
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.73255, -87.68532   (decimal degrees)
38°43'57" N, 87°41'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/440434/4287321 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87382 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs