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Metra - Marley Creek Bridge

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Description 

Original 135' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1882; replaced 1925 with this bridge

Facts 

Overview
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Marley Creek (aka N. Fork Hickory Creek) on Wabash, later N&W, now NS/Metra
Location
New Lenox, Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to rail traffic
History
Built 1925
Railroads
- Commuter Rail
- Metra (METX)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Concrete rigid frame
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 14.9 ft.
Total length: 118.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.8 ft.
Also called
Wabash - Marley Creek Bridge
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1075
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52622, -87.94177   (decimal degrees)
41°31'34" N, 87°56'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/421428/4597603 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mokena
Inventory number
BH 64717 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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