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Glidden Road Bridge

Photo 

1940 image

Bridge west of Kingston at the end of Annie Glidden Road looking south, 1940. Thanks to the Joiner History Room for the photo.

Photo uploaded by Art S.

View this photo at midweeknews.com

BH Photo #484598

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch Kishwaukee River on Glidden Road
Location
Kingston, De Kalb County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
design suggests mid 1870s build.
Builder
- Smith Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
2 span, skewed, Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.10390, -88.78342   (decimal degrees)
42°06'14" N, 88°47'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/352539/4662851 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90968 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

De Kalb County, Illinois (65)
Illinois (4,647)
Kingston, Illinois (2)
Lost (24,723)
Pratt through truss (5,388)
Pratt truss (9,295)
Smith Bridge Co. (82)
Through truss (15,056)
Truss (32,776)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2020: New photo from Art Suckewer

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com