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PTC - Kickapoo Creek Bridge

Photo 

From the Transit Journal, Volume 16, Issue 1, 1900

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1920

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BH Photo #327160

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kickapoo Creek on Peoria Terminal Co.
Location
Bartonville, Peoria County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1900; Replaced 1936
Builder
- Schultz Bridge & Iron Works of McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Interurban
- Peoria & Pekin Terminal Railway (P&PT)
- Peoria Railway Terminal Company (PRTC)
- Peoria Terminal Co. (PTC)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
PRTC - Kickapoo Creek Bridge
P&PT - Kickapoo Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.65408, -89.64294   (decimal degrees)
40°39'15" N, 89°38'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/276554/4503716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Peoria West
Inventory number
BH 67947 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 21, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added loss date via info from John
  • June 6, 2015: Added by Luke

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke