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Mill Creek Bridge

Photo 

photo 1971-1975

HAARGIS photo

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BH Photo #165327

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mill Creek on Herleman Road (TR 76)
Location
Adams County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1894; replaced 1982
Builder
- Columbus Bridge Co. (Likely fabricator)
Design
Pin-connected, 8-panel Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.87055, -91.34086   (decimal degrees)
39°52'14" N, 91°20'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/641894/4414706 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marblehead
Inventory number
BH 45246 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,880)
Adams County, Illinois (63)
Built 1894 (217)
Built during 1890s (2,742)
Columbus Bridge Co. (7)
Illinois (4,469)
Lost (22,238)
Lost 1982 (92)
Lost during 1980s (1,195)
Owned by township (2,496)
Pin-connected (3,693)
Pratt through truss (4,998)
Pratt truss (8,732)
Replaced by new bridge (14,832)
Through truss (14,026)
Truss (31,215)
Wooden deck (6,002)

Update Log 

  • May 14, 2010: Added by Robert Stephenson

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