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Coal Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2011

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BH Photo #222004

Map 

Description 

Now on private property

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Coal Creek on Abandoned alignment of 550E near Sheffield
Location
Bureau County, Illinois
Status
Looks intact but in private property
Design
Riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.37358, -89.76116   (decimal degrees)
41°22'25" N, 89°45'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/269086/4583907 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Neponset
Inventory number
BH 50589 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bureau County, Illinois (114)
Closed (2,570)
Illinois (4,469)
Pony truss (15,693)
Pratt pony truss (3,474)
Pratt truss (8,735)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,973)
Truss (31,218)

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated type
  • December 18, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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