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UP - City Park Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John Porcellino in May 2012

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BH Photo #235065

Map 

Video 

South Beloit, IL - UP Bridge 48.75 (aka City Park Bridge)

Video by Mark Boettcher

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Access Road on UPRR (Former C&NW) in S. Beloit
Location
South Beloit, Winnebago County, Illinois
Status
Open
History
Built 1912
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder W/timber approaches and piers
Dimensions
Total length: 115.0 ft.
Also called
City Park bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.48128, -89.03181   (decimal degrees)
42°28'53" N, 89°01'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/333001/4705214 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Beloit
Inventory number
BH 52861 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2021: New video from Mark Boettcher
  • July 11, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • July 10, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago & North Western Railway"

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