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CNW - Cemetery Road Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in August 2013

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BH Photo #264767

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Cemetery Road on abandoned C&NW Railroad
Location
Macoupin County, Illinois
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Steel stringer on timber bents
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 109.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.51554, -89.79588   (decimal degrees)
39°30'56" N, 89°47'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/259648/4377722 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Virden North
Inventory numbers
IL 059-9909 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 50505 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2013: New photos from Steve Conro
  • December 12, 2011: Added by James Baughn

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