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First Carlyle Highway Bridge

Photo 

Uploaded by Melissa Brand-Welch

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BH Photo #438998

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Kaskaskia River on US 50 in Carlyle
Location
Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built prior to 1915. Replaced 1934
Design
Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.61000, -89.35806   (decimal degrees)
38°36'36" N, 89°21'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/294682/4276136 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carlyle
Inventory number
BH 42816 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,633)
Carlyle, Illinois (3)
Clinton County, Illinois (32)
Illinois (4,647)
Lost (24,723)
Lost 1934 (48)
Lost during 1930s (621)
Owned by state (15,983)
Parker through truss (1,295)
Parker truss (1,676)
Replaced by new bridge (16,571)
Through truss (15,056)
Truss (32,776)
US 50 (101)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2018: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • June 19, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

Sources 

  • Kim Harvey
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com