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Covel Creek Stone Arch

Photos 

Arch bridge over Covel Creek

Ottawa Times newspaper, Flashback Friday section 2016

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BH Photo #348958

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost stone arch bridge over Covel Creek on IL 71
Location
LaSalle County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
One span collapsed in 1960's? Removed in 1970's?
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.31554, -88.88063   (decimal degrees)
41°18'56" N, 88°52'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/342589/4575491 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 67549 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,194)
Deck arch (10,433)
Illinois (3,845)
LaSalle County, Illinois (83)
Lost (18,690)
Owned by county (18,855)
Stone arch (2,649)

Update Log 

  • February 27, 2016: New photos from Gene Smania
  • February 14, 2016: New photo from Gene Smania
  • June 17, 2015: Updated by Gene Smania: changed location on map-structure was just upstream of present day Ill Rt 71 bridge, structure in background of photo was replaced in 1981
  • May 12, 2015: Added by Luke