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Old Water Street Bridge

Photos 

North profile

Gene Smania abt 2009

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #225844

Map 

Description 

Built 1906, roadway realigned 1927 with new bridge upstream, still standing surrounded by field on east and storage area on west

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Indian Creek
Location
Earlville, LaSalle County, Illinois
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1906
Design
single span concrete arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.59098, -88.91549   (decimal degrees)
41°35'28" N, 88°54'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/340348/4606136 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Earlville
Inventory number
BH 51392 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,027)
Arch (11,199)
Built 1906 (544)
Built during 1900s (6,283)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,608)
Deck arch (10,438)
Earlville, Illinois (3)
Illinois (3,842)
LaSalle County, Illinois (83)

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2016: New photos from Gene Smania
  • February 22, 2012: Added by Gene Smania

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