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Lake Run Farm Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2015

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BH Photo #323834

Map 

Description 

Discovered when forest preserve purchased and made trail

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Lake Run on farm field access
Location
Kane County, Illinois
Status
Open
Design
Queenpost pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80488, -88.39544   (decimal degrees)
41°48'18" N, 88°23'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/384079/4629054 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sugar Grove
Inventory number
BH 67380 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Concrete deck (77)
Illinois (4,414)
Kane County, Illinois (112)
Laced endposts (155)
Open (37,945)
Pin-connected (3,640)
Pony truss (15,442)
Queenpost truss (231)
Truss (30,588)

Update Log 

  • May 2, 2015: Added by Steve Conro

Sources 

Comments 

Lake Run Farm Bridge
Posted May 4, 2015, by Steve Conro (sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com)

That's correct. But we did see fresh tracks leading to this bridge.

Lake Run Farm Bridge
Posted May 2, 2015, by Barry (bllauver [at] toad [dot] net)

Looks like a wider and probably safer crossing has been made a few yards south. Corrugated pipe, I think.