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NS - IL121 Overpass

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Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over IL 121 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1943
Railroads
- Illinois Terminal Railroad (IT; ITC)
- Illinois Traction System (ITS)
- Interurban
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Pony plate girder
wooden support
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.5 ft.
Total length: 107.0 ft.
Also called
N&W - IL121 Overpass
ITS - IL121 Overpass
ITR - IL121 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.86292, -88.92680   (decimal degrees)
39°51'47" N, 88°55'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/335195/4414319 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Decatur
Land survey
T. 16 N., R. 2 E., Sec. 12
Inventory number
BH 67984 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Illinois Terminal Railroad", "Illinois Traction System", "Interurban", "Norfolk Southern Railway", "Norfolk & Western Railway"
  • June 10, 2015: Added by Elliott Johnson

Sources 

  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke