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Rock Island Trail - North Creek Bridge

Photos 

North Span

Note old retaining wall below

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2012

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BH Photo #244386

Map 

Description 

Lost large rail bridge now replaced with a modern pedestrian trail bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over North Creek on Rock Island Trail (former Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Ry)
Location
Peoria County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Design
Concrete deck girder
Dimensions
Total length: 320.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.95106, -89.75506   (decimal degrees)
40°57'04" N, 89°45'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/268110/4536979 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Princeville
Inventory number
BH 54834 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Concrete girder (1,016)
Deck girder (5,834)
Girder (10,382)
Illinois (4,753)
Open to pedestrians (4,285)
Owned by state (16,109)
Peoria County, Illinois (92)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,274)

Update Log 

  • December 6, 2012: Added by Steve Conro

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