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Rattlesnake Ferry

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Overview
Lost ferry over Big Muddy River on Rattlesnake Ferry Road, east of Grand Tower
Location
Jackson County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
Design
Ferry
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.62555, -89.42803   (decimal degrees)
37°37'32" N, 89°25'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/285729/4167042 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gorham
Inventory number
BH 36147 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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Ferry (119)
Illinois (3,816)
Jackson County, Illinois (24)

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Rattlesnake Ferry
Posted April 20, 2017, by Kurt (richeson [at] htc [dot] net)

Rattle Snake Ferry on Big Muddy River circa 1934.

Photo posted on U.S. Forest Service - Shawnee National Forest FaceBook page. Courtesy of the Forest History Society, Durham, N.C.