|Dave Durham posted|
CM&St.P, Byron, Illinois, 1899
Laird Barber It was a double track line until the late 1970's when it was single tracked by the MILW Road, and is now owned by the Canadian Pacific.
|Public Domain via 1897 Bridge Hunter|
|Steve Conro via 1905+? Bridge Hunter|
|Jeff Lewis posted|
Canadian Pacific twin truss spans cross the Rock River just east of Byron, Illinois. The twin cooling towers of the Byron Generating Station loom to the south as steam billows into a cloudy August afternoon.
Aerial photography courtesy of Jennelle Smith. August 17, 2020
|Jeff commented on his post|
The only customer for this bridge is going to disappear.
|safe_image for Exelon Generation to Retire Illinois’ Byron and Dresden Nuclear Plants in 2021|