Macon County

A.E. Staley Viaduct   [Map]
Bridge over Wabash Railroad Decatur Yard on IL Rt. 121/N. 22nd St.
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1928; Replaced 1992
Archery Club Road Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Mosquito Creek on Archery Club Road (TR 32), 1.9 mi. northeast of Blue Mound
Open to traffic
Children's Museum Hiking Trail Bridge   [Map]
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Unnamed creek on Hiking Trail
Open to pedestrians only. Earthen fill is missing, but pathway crosses concrete arch.
Coulter's Mill Bridge   [Map]
Parker through truss bridge over Sangamon River (Lake Decatur) on a closed section of Coulter's Mill Rd
Derelict/abandoned
Illinois Terminal - Lake Decatur Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Lake Decatur on Illinois Terminal Railroad
Removed
Built ca. 1905; Removed ca. 1982
Lake Fork Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pony truss bridge over Lake Fork Creek on TR 22
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1900; replaced 1993
Mosquito Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Concrete girder bridge over Mosquito Creek on Dummermuth Road (TR 253)
Open to traffic
Built 1909
Newburg Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Friends Creek on Newburg Road (TR 23), 1.0 mi. east of Argenta
Replaced by new concrete bridge December 2008.
Built 1898
NS - IL121 Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Pony plate girder bridge over IL 121 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic
Built 1943
NS - Lake Decatur Bridge   [Map]
Closed-spandrel concrete arch bridge over Lake Decatur on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1907; Renewed 1943 (per Wabash RR documents)
NS - St. Louis Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over Sangamon River on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original bridge built 1800s; bridge rebuilt 1927 to handle longer/heavier trains
Poland Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over South Fork Creek on Poland Road (TR 17), 3.2 mi. north of Warrensburg
No longer exists
Replaced 2002
South Fork Lake Fork Tributary Bridge   [Map]
Slab bridge over South Fork Lake Fork Tributary on Il 121(Fap 320)
Open to traffic
Built 1931
TR16 Mosquito Creek Bridge   [Map]
Through truss bridge over Mosquito Creek on Meridian Avenue/CR 2100E (TR 16), 6 mi. east of Mt.Auburn
Derelict/abandoned
Built 1893
Wabash - Sangamon River Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over Sangamon River on Wabash Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1884; Replaced 1907; At least on span is known to have been modified & relocated in 1910
Wabash Railroad Bridge #111.75 - Brush College Rd. underpass   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over Brush College Rd. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1930
Wabash Railroad Bridge #116 - Jasper St. Underpass   [Map · Street View]
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Jasper St. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Wabash Railroad Bridge #117 - Main St. Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over N. Main St. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1933
Wabash Railroad Bridge #123 (new)   [Map · Street View]
Bridge over Stevens Creek on Wabash, later N&W, Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1960 to replace the second of three different spans at this location
Wabash Railroad Bridge #123 (old)   [Map]
Lost Deck truss bridge over Stevens Creek on Wabash Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge
Original 116' iron deck truss bridge at this location built 1888; replaced by this bridge 1922; replaced by a new bridge in 1960
Wabash Railroad Bridge #700A - Eldorado St. Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Eldorado St. (Old US Hwy. 36) on Wabash, later N&W Railway
Replaced by a new bridge
Original bridge at this location built 1896; replaced in N&W era by a new Pony/through girder bridge
Wabash Railroad Bridge #702B - Oakland Ave. Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over Oakland Ave. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1937
Wabash Railroad Bridge #702C - Main St. Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over W. Main St. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1937
Wabash Railroad Bridge #702E - Decatur St. Overpass   [Map]
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Abandoned street (W. Decatur St.) on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1927
Wabash Railroad Bridge #702F - Forest Ave. Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Concrete rigid frame bridge over W. Forest Ave. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Built 1927
Wabash Railroad Bridge #703 - Sunset Ave. Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over Sunset Ave. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original 96' pile trestle built 1893; replaced 1927 with this bridge
Wabash Railroad Bridge #718.5 - Nevada Rd. underpass   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over County road on Wabash Railroad
Open to rail traffic
Original 73' pile trestle Bridge #718 built 1881; replaced 1888 with an 80' pile trestle; replaced 1900 with deck plate girder bridge; adjacent span erected 1906, numbered Bridge #718.5
Wabash Railroad Bridge #718A   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Unknown ditch on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original 73' pile trestle Bridge #718 built 1881; replaced 1888 with an 80' pile trestle; replaced 1900 with deck plate girder bridge; adjacent span erected 1906, renumbered Bridge #718A
Wabash Railroad Bridge #719A   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Unknown creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original 25' pile trestle Bridge #719 built 1880; replaced 1888 with a 32' pile trestle; replaced 1900 with a deck plate girder bridge; replaced 1906 with this bridge and renamed Bridge #719A
Wabash Railroad Bridge #721 - Mosquito Creek   [Map · Street View]
Pony/through girder bridge over Mosquito Creek on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original 161' pile trestle built 1881; replaced 1892 by a 160' pile trestle; replaced 1916 by this bridge
Wabash Railroad Bridge #723   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over Unnamed drainage ditch on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic
Original 99' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1880; replaced 1888 with a 96' pile trestle; replaced 1915 with this bridge
Wise Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over South Fork Creek on West Wise Road (CH 54), 3.6 mi. northwest of Warrensbrg
No longer exists
Replaced 2005