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Nelson Park Bridge

Photos 

Nelson Park Bridge

Uploaded by Melissa Brand-Welch

BH Photo #442110

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over Lake Decatur
Location
Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists. Replaced by new bridge.
History
Built 1922
Design
Deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.83444, -88.91083   (decimal degrees)
39°50'04" N, 88°54'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/336493/4411128 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84108 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1922 (667)
Built during 1920s (9,483)
Decatur, Illinois (37)
Deck truss (1,605)
Illinois (4,470)
Lost (22,265)
Lost 1952 (40)
Lost during 1950s (562)
Macon County, Illinois (57)
Truss (31,235)

Update Log 

  • January 10, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com