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Big Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Kent Frantz

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BH Photo #169506

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Big Creek on 3 Miles Creek Road
Location
Hardin County, Illinois
Status
Abandoned
Design
Riveted, 4-panel bedstead Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.45262, -88.32512   (decimal degrees)
37°27'09" N, 88°19'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/382796/4145909 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rosiclare
Inventory number
BH 45615 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

4-panel truss (257)
Abandoned (3,054)
Bedstead Pratt pony truss (326)
Bedstead truss (496)
Hardin County, Illinois (5)
Illinois (3,865)
Pony truss (15,085)
Pratt pony truss (3,200)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Riveted (1,910)
Truss (29,552)

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2010: Added by James Baughn based on info from Kent Frantz