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Graf Road Bridge

Photo 

Graf Road Bridge

Northwest Harold: August 26 1998

BH Photo #442091

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Piscasaw Creek on Graf Road, 0.4 mi. east of Maxon Rd
Location
McHenry County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a modern bridge
History
Built 1937. Replaced 1998.
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.44389, -88.66028   (decimal degrees)
42°26'38" N, 88°39'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/363457/4700397 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Capron
Inventory numbers
IL 056-3051 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15537 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1937 (746)
Built during 1930s (11,049)
Illinois (4,439)
Lost (21,197)
Lost 1998 (397)
Lost during 1990s (3,801)
McHenry County, Illinois (30)
Owned by county (19,689)
Pony truss (15,534)
Replaced by new bridge (13,970)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,464)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,898)
Truss (30,875)

Update Log 

  • January 10, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

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