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Old Gale Bridge

Photos 

East abutment

Photo taken by James Baughn in January 2017

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BH Photo #375575

Map 

Description 

Two large concrete abutments remain along the banks of Miller Creek. The west/south abutment is leaning significantly.

Facts 

Overview
Lost bridge over Miller Creek on former IL 150 (later IL 3)
Location
Alexander County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Bypassed by a new highway alignment to the east ca. 1933
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.24619, -89.44782   (decimal degrees)
37°14'46" N, 89°26'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/282888/4124991 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75113 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alexander County, Illinois (32)
Illinois (3,842)
Lost (18,686)

Update Log 

  • January 10, 2017: New photos from James Baughn
  • January 8, 2017: Added by James Baughn