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Big Four Ditch Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Big Four Ditch on TR 66A
Location
Ford County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1921; replaced 1997
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.42075, -88.11748   (decimal degrees)
40°25'15" N, 88°07'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/405199/4475057 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paxton
Inventory numbers
IL 027-3149 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 39792 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1921 (616)
Built during 1920s (10,398)
Ford County, Illinois (31)
Illinois (5,039)
Lost (31,131)
Lost 1997 (432)
Lost during 1990s (4,208)
Owned by township (3,569)
Pony truss (17,465)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,645)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,810)
Truss (37,736)

Update Log 

  • February 9, 2009: Added by Robert Stephenson

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