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Spoon River Bridge

Photos 

Spoon River Bridge

The Paducah Sun: July 1 1976

BH Photo #443456

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Spoon River on County Road 1450 North
Location
Dahinda, Knox County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in 1986
History
Built 1898
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.92416, -90.10805   (decimal degrees)
40°55'27" N, 90°06'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/743510/4534365 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84442 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,594)
Built 1898 (281)
Built during 1890s (2,651)
Dahinda, Illinois (4)
Illinois (4,409)
Knox County, Illinois (38)
Lost (20,678)
Lost 1986 (127)
Lost during 1980s (1,132)
Owned by county (19,428)
Replaced by new bridge (13,544)
Through truss (13,550)
Truss (30,488)
Wooden deck (5,960)

Update Log 

  • February 10, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com