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Wet Weather Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Wet Weather Creek on TR 179, 3 mi. south of Wendelin
Location
Clay County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1909, Replaced 2006
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.8 ft.
Total length: 50.8 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.79028, -88.28833   (decimal degrees)
38°47'25" N, 88°17'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/388110/4294292 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sailor Springs
Inventory numbers
IL 013-3083 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15074 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1909 (774)
Built during 1900s (7,252)
Clay County, Illinois (22)
Illinois (4,686)
Lost (24,961)
Lost 2006 (355)
Lost during 2000s (4,197)
Owned by township (2,738)
Pony truss (16,240)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,708)
Structurally deficient (14,104)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,318)
Truss (32,953)
Wooden deck (6,073)

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2008: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Bridge has been replaced

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Comments 

Wet Weather Creek Bridge
Posted October 20, 2007, by Robert Stephenson (rstephenson [at] mchsi [dot] com)

This bridge no longer exists,

it has been replaced with a new bridge.