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Fork Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Fork Creek on TR 442, 3 mi. northeast of St Elmo
Location
Fayette County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
Built ca. 1950; replaced 2002
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 33.1 ft.
Total length: 50.8 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.06583, -88.88750   (decimal degrees)
39°03'57" N, 88°53'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/336703/4325777 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Avena
Inventory numbers
IL 026-3207 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15225 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1950s (3,815)
Fayette County, Illinois (43)
Illinois (4,600)
Lost (24,186)
Lost 2002 (475)
Lost during 2000s (4,129)
Owned by township (2,620)
Pony truss (16,097)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,469)
Structurally deficient (14,564)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,208)
Truss (32,504)
Wooden deck (6,050)