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Field Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Mark Mayfield

BH Photo #314819

Map 

Description 

retired railroad bridge repurposed to allow farm equipment access

Facts 

Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over Crow Creek on farm access
Location
Wilbern, Marshall County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 46.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Also called
AT&SF railroad bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.94154, -89.34203   (decimal degrees)
40°56'30" N, 89°20'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/302850/4534908 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washburn
Inventory number
BH 65764 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: changed design-to do list
  • January 29, 2015: Added by Mark Mayfield

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com