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Pope Creek Bridge-230th st

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Too much Poison Ivy to get closer

Photo taken by Steve Conro in June 2015

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BH Photo #328356

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Pope Creek on 230th St
Location
Mercer County, Illinois
Status
Closed to all traffic
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.16194, -90.64750   (decimal degrees)
41°09'43" N, 90°38'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/697371/4559402 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aledo East
Land survey
T. 14 N., R. 2 W., Sec. 32
Inventory numbers
IL 066-4707 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15551 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Closed (2,663)
Illinois (4,686)
Mercer County, Illinois (23)
One-lane traffic (7,613)
Owned by township (2,739)
Pony truss (16,241)
Pratt pony truss (3,654)
Pratt truss (9,347)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,453)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,598)
Truss (32,958)
Wooden deck (6,073)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2015: New photo from Steve Conro

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Comments 

Pope Creek Bridge
Posted October 29, 2010, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Photos taken 10-22-10.