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Bloomer Line - Indian Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Indian Creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, now Bloomer Line Railroad
Location
Livingston County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Original 52' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1880; rebuilt 1928 with this bridge
Railroads
- Bloomer Shippers Connecting Railroad (BLOL)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Timber stringer w/ballasted deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 13.0 ft.
Total length: 24.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Also called
Wabash - Indian Creek Bridge
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1277
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.62348, -88.38846   (decimal degrees)
40°37'25" N, 88°23'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/382564/4497888 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sibley
Inventory number
BH 64794 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 16, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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