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E Fork Nettle Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2011

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BH Photo #221601

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Description 

Found this by accident. Not listed on NBI but looks to be late 1800's early 1900's. Heavy foundry made riveted steel culvert and steel rail.

Facts 

Overview
Twin iron culvert bridge for E Fork Nettle Creek on Scott School Rd
Location
Grundy County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Design
Heavy riveted iron twin culvert.
Dimensions
Total length: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.44165, -88.51044   (decimal degrees)
41°26'30" N, 88°30'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/373819/4588886 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stavanger
Inventory number
BH 50495 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1900 (901)
Built during 1900s (6,799)
Culvert (1,239)
Grundy County, Illinois (38)
Illinois (4,470)
Open (38,217)
Total length under 25 feet (2,329)

Update Log 

  • December 10, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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