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Iron Bridge

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Description 

Found this print on line. Guessing at the location and details.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Fox River on West Main St.
Location
Carpentersville, Kane County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1869-1870
Builder
- Johnston & ??? Bridge Builders of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.10853, -88.28944   (decimal degrees)
42°06'31" N, 88°17'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/393392/4662630 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elgin
Inventory number
BH 70563 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2016: Updated by Luke: Refined builder
  • January 15, 2016: Added by Art Suckewer

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