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Hennepin Canal Lock 26 Lift Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2012

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BH Photo #227636

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Very nicely maintained.

Facts 

Overview
Vertical lift bridge over Hennepin Canal on Hennepin Canal Trail 3 mi E of Colona
Location
Henry County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built in 1904
Builders
- C.S Riche
- Pittsburgh Steel Construction Co.
Design
Through girder vertical lift
Also called
Hennepin Canal Bridge 40
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.47336, -90.26250   (decimal degrees)
41°28'24" N, 90°15'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/728584/4594924 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Green Rock
Inventory number
BH 49869 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • May 12, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Edited type.
  • March 14, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: added photos, bldr info & edited name
  • October 20, 2011: Added by James McCray

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Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com