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Little Golden Gate Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #181364

Map 

Description 

The bridge is a scale (1:20) replica of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, CA.

Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension bridge over Lake of the Woods on a pedestrian trail in the Champaign County Forest Preserve
Location
Champaign County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1960
Design
Wire suspension
Dimensions
Total length: 226.0 ft.
Deck width: 3.5 ft.
Also called
Lake of the Woods Suspension Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.19939, -88.38002   (decimal degrees)
40°11'58" N, 88°22'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/382543/4450801 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mahomet
Inventory number
BH 46422 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2010: Updated by J.P.: Updated name, year built
  • October 13, 2010: New photos from J.P.
  • October 6, 2010: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com