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BNSF - Rock River Bridge - Oregon West Channel

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2012

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Rock River on BNSF Railway in Oregon
Location
Oregon, Ogle County, Illinois
Status
Open to railroad traffic
History
Built 1892, Deck Girders added Later
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
2 Through truss center spans with deck plate girder approach spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 130.0 ft.
Total length: 550.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.00061, -89.32703   (decimal degrees)
42°00'02" N, 89°19'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/307277/4652463 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oregon
Inventory number
BH 37338 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 30, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 9, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 12, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad", "Rock River"
  • March 9, 2011: Updated by Frank Hicks: Added GPS
  • August 28, 2008: Added by Kim Harvey

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