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CN - Yellow Creek Bridge

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CN Yellow Creek Bridge

Looking West

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2015

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BH Photo #320672

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Yellow Creek on Canadian National Railway
Location
Stephenson County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.27784, -89.57491   (decimal degrees)
42°16'40" N, 89°34'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/287675/4683836 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Freeport East
Inventory number
BH 52175 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • November 25, 2014: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • April 22, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Illinois Central Railroad"

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