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Pope Creek Bridge-170th st

Photo 

Too dark by the time we got there

Photo taken by Steve Conro in June 2015

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BH Photo #328337

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Pratt pony truss bridge over Pope Creek on 170th St
Location
Mercer County, Illinois
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1901
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.14444, -90.76346   (decimal degrees)
41°08'40" N, 90°45'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/687691/4557202 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aledo West
Inventory numbers
IL 066-4303 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 44283 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2010: Added by Robert Stephenson

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