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158th Street Bridge

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Courtesy of the Rock Island Argus

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BH Photo #488302

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad on 158th Street
Location
Silvis, Rock Island County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1906; Replaced 1951
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.51042, -90.39853   (decimal degrees)
41°30'38" N, 90°23'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/717100/4598688 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Silvis
Inventory number
BH 72304 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2021: New photo from Luke

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Comments 

158th Street Bridge
Posted January 5, 2021, by John Marvig

Needless to say, definitely a reused railroad truss. appears to have been double tracked, which is an interesting feature.