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Sun Lake Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Modern pony truss bridge over Sun Lake Drain on Sun Lake Trail
Location
Lake County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 2005 by Continental Bridge, Installed by Landscape Concepts Construction
Builders
- Continental Bridge Co. of Alexandria, Minnesota
- Landscape Concepts Construction (Installer)
Design
A modern pony truss with very high panels in the middle of the arch.
Dimensions
Span length: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.44385, -88.07844   (decimal degrees)
42°26'38" N, 88°04'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/411308/4699621 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Antioch
Inventory number
BH 45231 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 31, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Changed truss type as this is not a Bowstring through truss. Also added to "Modern Pedestrian Truss" category.
  • August 18, 2010: Updated by Nick Brnot: Removed a typo
  • August 7, 2010: New photos from Nick Brnot
  • July 4, 2010: Updated by Nick Brnot: Changed design notes to reflect what bridge is.
  • May 27, 2010: Updated by Nick Brnot: Finally fixed the problem with catagories!
  • May 12, 2010: Added by Nick Brnot

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Comments 

Sun Lake Bridge
Posted February 21, 2012, by Anonymous

THE OTHER ANONYMOUS POSTED HIS/HER COMMENTS ON OCTOBER 31. THIS MOB MUST HAVE SCARED HIM/HER TOO...IT IS SCAREY...AND IT IS...

MODERNE/NON HISTORIQUE!

Sun Lake Bridge
Posted October 31, 2011, by Anonymous

NOT A PRATT TRUSS EITHER!

Sun Lake Bridge
Posted October 31, 2011, by Anonymous

MODERN/NOT HISTORIC