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Timber Covered Bridge 13-01-03x

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Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Bear Creek on E 740th Street S
Location
Adams County, Illinois
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1851; Destroyed by fire 1923
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.13813, -91.36872   (decimal degrees)
40°08'17" N, 91°22'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/638967/4444364 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tioga
Inventory numbers
WGCB 13-01-03x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60664 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,543)
Adams County, Illinois (63)
Built 1851 (38)
Built during 1850s (402)
Burr arch-truss (352)
Covered (1,644)
Destroyed by fire (191)
Illinois (4,638)
Lost (24,626)
Lost 1933 (47)
Lost during 1930s (616)
Through truss (15,023)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,255)
Truss (32,717)

Update Log 

  • April 14, 2014: Added by Dave King

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