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BLOL - Kelly Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2012

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BH Photo #245003

Description 

This crossing dates to 1899 but this structure obviously newer.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Kelly Creek Trib. on Bloomer Line Railroad
Location
Livingston County, Illinois
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroads
- Bloomer Line (BLOL)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.91124, -88.25092   (decimal degrees)
40°54'40" N, 88°15'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/394653/4529657 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cullom
Inventory number
BH 54978 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 22, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Bloomer Line Ry", "Illinois Central Railroad"

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