Rating:
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Fishers' Point Stone Arch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2015

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BH Photo #339492

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Tributary of Mississippi River on Arch Bridge Scenic Path
Location
Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built ca 1850
Builder
- M. Baumert of Astoria
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.53926, -91.38651   (decimal degrees)
40°32'21" N, 91°23'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/636640/4488863 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nauvoo
Inventory number
BH 53226 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,382)
Arch (11,939)
Built 1850 (81)
Built during 1850s (399)
Deck arch (11,182)
Hancock County, Illinois (53)
Illinois (4,596)
M. Baumert (1)
Nauvoo, Illinois (1)
Open to pedestrians (4,081)
Owned by county (20,545)
Stone arch (2,986)

Update Log 

  • June 27, 2018: New photo from John Bernhisel
  • October 17, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Fixed various details
  • October 17, 2015: New photos from Steve Conro
  • September 16, 2012: New photo from Steve Conro
  • August 23, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: I think I found it.
  • August 22, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Erik Hoffman - norcalroadswebsite [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Bernhisel - Johnmbernhisel [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Fishers' Point Stone Arch Bridge
Posted August 23, 2012, by Steve Conro (sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is the correct location. We've stopped there before on a motorcycle weekend but didn't have a camera.

Fishers' Point Stone Arch Bridge
Posted August 23, 2012, by Don Morrison

There's an interesting bridge in an area between Buckeye Lane and South Warsaw Street southeast of where you put the pin.

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