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Love Ford Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

BH Photo #133026

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost two-span arch bridge over Embarras River on TR 139, 2 mi. west of Falmouth
Location
Jasper County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1920; replaced 2004
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 73.1 ft.
Total length: 149.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Also called
Falmouth Bridge
Embarras River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.05306, -88.18111   (decimal degrees)
39°03'11" N, 88°10'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/397800/4323328 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rose Hill
Inventory numbers
IL 040-3077 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15351 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Status
  • February 5, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Common name

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