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Old Route 66 Mackinaw River Bridge

Photos 

Oblique View

Photo taken by David Backlin in July 2004

BH Photo #133143

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned concrete tee beam bridge over Mackinaw River on Old US 66 (formerly westbound lanes)
Location
McLean County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1946
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 204.1 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.63224, -88.79959   (decimal degrees)
40°37'56" N, 88°47'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/347810/4499489 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lexington
Inventory numbers
IL 057-0036 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 39787 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 31, 2015: New photos from Steve Conro
  • November 18, 2011: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • February 9, 2009: Added by David Backlin

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