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Riverside Island Drive Bridge

Photos 

New Replacement Bridge

Photo taken by Steve Conro in February 2012

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BH Photo #225385

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Nippersink Lake on Riverside Island Drive in Fox Lake
Location
Fox Lake, Lake County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a modern bridge
History
Built 1905; rehabilitated 1950; replaced 1998
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.40730, -88.18942   (decimal degrees)
42°24'26" N, 88°11'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/402125/4695685 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fox Lake
Inventory numbers
IL 049-6250 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15430 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Corrected GPS

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