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RI - Colona Covered Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #336784

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Rock River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Colona, Henry County, Illinois, and Rock Island County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1853; Destroyed by a tornado 1859
Builder
- Stone & Boomer of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (RI; CRIP; ROCK)
Design
Through truss
Also called
RI - Rock River Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48955, -90.37122   (decimal degrees)
41°29'22" N, 90°22'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/719450/4596440 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Green Rock
Inventory numbers
WGCB IL-13-37-01x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
WGCB IL-81-03x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 69001 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 28, 2015: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke