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Chicago & Northwestern Railroad, Rockford, Winnebago County

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Inventory Number: IL/13-101-07x
County: Winnebago County
Township: Rockford
Bridge Name: Chicago & Northwestern Railroad, Rockford
Crosses: Rock River
Truss type: Deck
Spans: 7
Length: c793'
Roadway Width:
Built: 1854
When Lost: 1896
Latitude: N42 15.96
Longitude: W089 05.72
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Directions: Chicago & Northwestern Railroad at Rockford.
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Eaton, Thelma. The Covered Bridges of Illinois, 1968, page 185

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