Rail bridge at Beardstown Riverfront, Beardstown, Illinois.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gladtobehere
N 40° 01.270 W 090° 25.798
15T E 719322 N 4433270
Quick Description: This bridge has served Beardstown for at least 30 plus years.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 2/15/2011 9:22:04 AM
Waymark Code: WMAR0E
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
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Long Description:
Through truss vertical-lift bridge over Illinois River on BNSF Railway (formerly CB&Q, then BN) in Beardstown.
I see thisbridge every time I come this way.
There are several trains a day that pass over this bridge.

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Bridge Type: Truss

Bridge Usage: Railroad

Moving Bridge: Vertical lift (lifts straight up)

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gladtobehere visited Rail bridge at Beardstown Riverfront, Beardstown, Illinois. 2/6/2011 gladtobehere visited it