Bureau County

2nd Street Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pony truss bridge over King Creek just west of Mineral on 2nd St (TR10B)
Open to traffic
Built 1899
Arch Street Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over Rocky Run Creek on Arch Street in Tiskilwa
Open to traffic
Built 1925
Baseline Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Bureau Creek on Baseline Road, 0.1 mi. west of Center Rd
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1901, replaced 2007
Big Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Lost through truss bridge over Big Bureau Creek on Abandoned 2160 Rd, 3 mi. east of Tiskilwa
Finally collapsed due to flooding on April 18, 2013
Built ca.1880's; rehabilitated 1949
Big Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Through truss bridge over Big Bureau Creek on TR 245, 1.5 mi. west of Princeton
Replaced by Capt Swift Covered Bridge
Built 1915; replaced 2007 by a modern covered bridge
Big Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pratt through truss bridge over Big Bureau Creek on Adandoned 2750 E Rd 2.5 mi. SW of La Moille
Bridge appears intact, but the road to it is abandonded.
Built 1901
BNSF - Big Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Deck truss bridge over Big Bureau Creek on BNSF RR just west of Princeton
Replaced by a new bridge
Built in 1899 by the Lassig Bridge & Iron Works; Replaced 2014
BNSF - Brush Creek Tributary Culvert   [Map]
Culvert over Tributary to Brush Creek on BNSF Rwy (original CB&Q)
Open
Built 1917
BNSF - Coal Creek Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Cole Creek & CR820E on BNSF RR
Open to traffic
Built 1987
BNSF - Hennepin Canal Bridge (Wyanet)   [Map]
Bridge over Hennepin Canal on BNSF RR (former CB&Q)
Open to traffic
BNSF - Peru-Princeton Road Overpass   [Map]
Timber stringer bridge over Peru-Princeton Rd on BNSF RR
Open
BNSF - Spring Creek Bridge   [Map]
Timber stringer bridge over Spring Creek on BNSF (former CB&Q) Railroad
Open to traffic
Oringinal around 1910, rebuilt??
BNSF - UP Cannonball Trail Overpass   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over UPRR on BNSF
Open to traffic
BNSF - US6 Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over US6 (Dakota St) on BNSF (former CB&Q) Railroad
Open
This lines dates from 1910 so replaced in 1958
BNSF - West Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Deck truss bridge over W Bureau Crk &1500 E Street on BNSF RR near Wyanet
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1899 by the Lassig Bridge and Iron Works; Replaced 2014
BNSF - West Bureau Creek Bridge (new)   [Map]
Bridge over West Bureau Creek on BNSF (former CB&Q) Rwy
Open
Built 20014
BNSF/CNW Overpass   [Map]
Timber stringer bridge over Abandoned Chicago & Northwestern Ry on BNSF (former CB&Q) Railroad
Open
Oringinal around 1910, rebuilt??
Bureau Creek Branch Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Masters Fork on 2900N Ave, 1 mi. northeast of Van Orin
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1909
Captain Swift Covered Bridge 13-06-05   [Map]
Modern covered bridge over Big Bureau Creek near Princeton
Open to two-lane traffic
Built 2006
CBQ - West Bureau Creek Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over West Bureau Creek on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Replaced 1899
CO&P - Spring Valley Viaduct   [Map]
Pratt deck truss and deck plate girder bridge over Chicago & North Western Railway & Spring Creek on Chicago, Ottawa & Peoria Railway
Removed
Built 1904
Coal Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Coal Creek on 1400 E Ave in Sheffield
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1899
Coal Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Through truss bridge over Coal Creek on 1670 N Ave near Mineral
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1920
Coal Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Coal Creek on 1670 N Ave near Sheffield
Open to dead end traffic
Built 1925
Coal Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Coal Creek on Abandoned alignment of 550E near Sheffield
Looks intact but in private property
East Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over East Bureau Creek on CR 1200N
Closed to all traffic
Built 1940
Green River Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pratt Through Truss Bridge over Green River
No longer exists
Hennepin Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Illinois River on Old IL 26 in Hennepin
Removed but not replaced
Bypassed 1969 with the I-180 Bridge, removed after 2000
Hennepin Canal Aqueduct #1   [Map]
Lost Bridge over East Bureau Creek on Hennepin Canal
Lost / Replaced with pedestrian bridge to restore bike path
Built between 1892-1907 Replaced pedestrian bridge to carry trail
Hennepin Canal Aqueduct #2   [Map]
Hennepin Canal aqueduct over Big Bureau Creek
Lost in 1998 flood. Replaced with pedestrian bridge to restore bike path
Built between 1892-1907. Lost in 1998 flood.
Hennepin Canal Aqueduct #3   [Map]
Hennepin Canal aqueduct over West Bureau Creek
Open to pedestrian & canoe traffic
Built between 1892-1907
Hennepin Canal Aqueduct #4   [Map]
Hennepin Canal aqueduct over Cole Creek
Open to pedestrian and canoe traffic
Built between 1892-1907
Hennepin Canal Bridge 10   [Map]
Warren pony truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on Hennepin Canal Trail
Open to pedestrians
Hennepin Canal Bridge 10A   [Map]
Through truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on CH 8 in Wyanet
Moved to a new location and replaced by a new bridge,
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1982; moved in 2011
Hennepin Canal Bridge 15   [Map · Street View]
Pratt through truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on Hennepin Canal Parkway Trail
Open to pedestrians
Hennepin Canal Bridge 6   [Map · Street View]
Pratt through truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on 1150N, 1.2 mi. north of Tiskilwa
Closed
Built 1900
Hennepin Canal Bridge 7   [Map]
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on an old alignment of 1700 E St. NW of Tiskilwa
Abandoned
Hennepin Canal Bridge 8   [Map]
Truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on an old alignment of CR 1280 NW of Tiskilwa
Open to pedestrians
Hennepin Canal Bridge 9   [Map]
Truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on an access to the Hennepin Canal Parkway Trail/an abandoned alignment of CR 1550 in Wyanet
Open to pedestrians only
Hennepin Canal Feeder Aqueduct #9   [Map]
Bridge over Green River on Hennepin Canal Feeder
Open to pedestrian and canoe traffic
Built 1904
Hennepin Canal Lock 17 Roller Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Hennepin Canal @ Lock 17 off of County Road 1550 East on Field Access Road
Open to traffic
Hennepin Canal Lock 2 Roller Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer retractable roller bridge over Hennepin Canal Lock 2 on Hennpin Canal Trail
Open to pedestrians
Built between 1892-1907
Hennepin Canal Lock 21 lift Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Vertical lift bridge over Hennepin Canal on Park Access Road
Open to traffic
Built 1904; rehabilitated 1976
Hennepin Canal Lock 22 lift Bridge   [Map]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Hennepin Canal on CR-310 East (Abandoned Alignment)
Open to pedestrians
Canal opened 1907
Hickory Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Culvert bridge over Hickory Creek on Maple Ave in Manlius
Open to traffic
Built 1930
Hickory Smith Ditch Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Hickory Smith Ditch on TR 10, 2 mi. north of Mineral
No longer exists
Built 1913; replaced 2004
IAIS - Big Bureau Creek Trib. Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Tributary to Big Bureau Creek on IAIS Rwy
Open to traffic
Built 1934
IAIS - Bureau Creek Bridge (N)   [Map]
Deck girder bridge over Big Bureau Creek on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island) W. of Bureau Junction
Open to traffic
IAIS - Bureau Creek Bridge (S)   [Map · Street View]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Big Bureau Creek on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island) S. of Bureau Junction
Open to traffic
IAIS - Bureau Creek Overflow Bridge   [Map]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Bureau Creek Overflow on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island RR)
Open to traffic
Built 1948 by the Bethlehem Steel Co
IAIS - CR 2160 E Overpass   [Map]
Slab bridge over CR 2160 E on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island RR)
Open
Built 1914
IAIS - Hennepin Canal Bridge (N)   [Map]
Bridge over Hennepin Canal on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island)
Open to traffic
Built around 1907
IAIS - Hennepin Canal Bridge (S)   [Map]
Bridge over Hennepin Canal on Iowa Interstate RR(former Rock Island)
Open to traffic
IAIS - Negro Creek Bridge   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Negro Creek on Iowa Interstate RR (former Rock Island RR)
Open
IAIS - West Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge on Iowa Interstate RR(former Rock Island RR)
Open to traffic
Jefferson Street Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Rocky Run Creek on Jefferson St in Tiskilwa
Open to traffic
Built 1925
Lime Creek Bridge   [Map]
Concrete slab bridge over Lime Creek Branch on CR1600E 4 mi. southeast of Walnut
Replaced by a culvert
Built 1905
Lime Creek Bridge   [Map]
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Lime Creek on 1950 E St 2.6 Mi SW of Kasbeer
Open to traffic
Built 1915
Lime Creek Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over Lime Creek on CR 2300N
Open to traffic
Built 1920
Lime Creek Trib, Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over Lime Creek Trib. on CR 2300N
Open to traffic
Built 1915
Marquette Street Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over the New York Central Railroad on Marquette Street in Depue
Removed
Built ca. 1920;
Masters Creek Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Masters Creek on 2200N Ave (CH12)
Open to traffic
Built 1952
Masters Fork Branch Bridge   [Map]
Girder bridge over Branch of Masters Fork on CR 2600 N
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Masters Fork Bridge   [Map]
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Masters Fork on CR 2600 N 1.8 Mi SW of Van ORin
Open to traffic
Built 1915
Mineshaft Road Steel Bridge   [Map]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Spring Creek on Mineshaft Rd (former C&NW Ry)
Open to traffic
Built in 1908 by American Birdge Co. Adapted for road after railway was abandoned
New Bedford Road Bridge   [Map]
Through truss bridge over Green River on New Bedford Road
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1933; replaced 2006
NYC - Concrete Arch   [Map]
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over old channel on New York Central Railroad
Abandoned
Built 1907
NYC - DePue Lake Bridge   [Map]
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over DePue Lake (Illinois River Backwater) on New York Central Railroad/Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Removed
Built 1907;
NYC - DePue Swing Bridge   [Map]
Lost Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Illinois River on New York Central Railroad/Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
No longer exists
NYC - Drainage Ditch Bridge   [Map]
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Drainage Ditch on New York Central Railroad
Abandoned
NYC - IL29 Overpass   [Map]
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over IL29 on New York Central Railroad
Removed
NYC - Negro Creek Bridge #1   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Negro Creek on Abandoned NYC RR
Intact but closed to all traffic
NYC - Negro Creek Bridge #2   [Map]
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Negro Creek on New York Central Railroad
Abandoned
NYC - Negro Creek Bridge #3   [Map]
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Negro Creek on New York Central Railroad
Removed
NYC - Negro Creek Tributary Bridge   [Map]
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Intermitent Trib to Negro Creek on NYC Rwy (abandonded)
Derelict/abandoned
NYC - Peru Road Overpass   [Map]
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Peru Rd & Main St on Abandoned NYC RR
Bridge removed but piers remain
NYC - Townline Road Overpass   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Townline Road on Abandoned New York Central Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1901
NYC - US6 Overpass   [Map]
Lost Girder bridge over US6 (Princeton St) on Abandoned NYC RR
No longer exists
Built 1939
NYC/CNW Interchange Bridge   [Map]
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Negro Creek on New York Central Railroad/Chicago & North Western Railway
Abandoned
NYC/CO&P Overpass   [Map]
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Chicago, Ottawa & Peoria Railway on New York Central Railroad/Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Abandoned
Built 1907
NYC/IAIS Overpass   [Map]
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Iowa Interstate Railroad on New York Central Railroad
Abandoned
Built 1907
Pike Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Pike Creek on TR 380
Replaced by new bridge
Built ca. 1910; replaced 2006
Pike Creek Bridge   [Map]
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Pike Creek on 2515 N Rd
Open to traffic
Built 1910
Pike Creek Bridge   [Map]
Bridge over Pike Creek on Hopps Street
Open to traffic
Built 1923
Plow Hollow Bridge   [Map]
Arch bridge over Plow Hollow Creek on 910 Ave, 1 mi. south of Tiskilwa
Open to traffic
Built 1943
Plow Hollow Bridge   [Map]
Arch bridge over Plow Hollow Branch on TR 214, 1.5 mi. south of Tiskilwa
Replaced by new bridge
Built ca. 1940; replaced 2007
Red Covered Bridge 13-06-01   [Map]
Covered bridge over Bureau Creek on Old Dad Joe Trail in Princeton
Open to traffic
Built 1863; rehabilitated 1973
South Pleasant Street Sidewalk Bridge   [Map]
Pedestrian bridge carries city sidewalk over sunken drive to basement/garage of building
Open to pedestrians only
Installed sometime after 1937
Spoon River Bridge   [Map]
Bridge over Spoon River on CR 800N
Open to traffic
Built 1910
Spring Valley Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Lost five-span through truss bridge over the Illinois River on IL 89 south of Spring Valley
Bridge was imploded August 22, 2018
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1989; Demolished 2018
Spring Valley Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced 1934
Stimson's Bridge   [Map]
Bridge over Bureau Creek
Tiskilwa Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Bureau Creek on TR 236 near Tiskilwa
Replaced by modern bridge
Built 1884; replaced 1995
Unknown Bridge   [Map]
Abandoned pony truss bridge at Hennepin Canal Lock 17 day use area near Wyanet
Abandoned
UP - Hennepin Canal Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Lattice through truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on UPRR (former C&NW)
Built 1905
UP - I-80 Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over I-80 on Union Pacific Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1963
UP - US6 Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over US 6 & 34 on UPRR (Former C&NW) near Sheffield
Open to traffic
UP - Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lattice through truss bridge over Walnut Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Destroyed by derailment and replaced.
UP/IAIS Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Iowa Interstate RR on Union Pacific Railroad (former C&NW)
Open to traffic
Built 1910
W. Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over W. Bureau Creek on CR 1750E
Open to traffic
Built 1910
W. Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over W. Bureau Creek on CR 1650E
Open to traffic
Built 1915
W. Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over W. Bureau Creek on CR 2300N
Open to traffic
Built 1915
W. Bureau Creek Trib Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over W. Bureau Creek Trib. on 2400 N Ave
Open to traffic
Built 1920
Washington Street Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over the BNSF Railroad on Washington Street in Buda
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1916
West Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over West Bureau Creek on CR 1275N, 2 mi. southeast of Wyanet
No longer exists
Built 1901; replaced 2002
West Bureau Creek Bridge   [Map]
Restored bridge from CR-1400 East moved to this location
Open
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1982; moved in 2011
West Fork Spoon River Bridge   [Map]
Lost steel stringer bridge over W Fork Spoon River on CR 350E
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1940, replaced 2013
Williams Bridge
Lost Pony truss bridge
No longer exists
Wyanet Bowstring Bridge
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge
No longer exists
Wyanet Bridge
Lost Through truss bridge
No longer exists
Built 1909