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TZPR - LaMarsh Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2016

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BH Photo #352245

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over LaMarsh Creek on Tazewell & Peoria Rwy
Location
Peoria County, Illinois
Status
Open
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.58003, -89.69217   (decimal degrees)
40°34'48" N, 89°41'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/272140/4495622 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71906 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Girder (7,958)
Illinois (3,845)
Open (36,590)
Owned by railroad (9,826)
Peoria County, Illinois (89)
Plate girder (6,128)
Through girder (2,947)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2016: Added by Steve Conro

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Comments 

TZPR - LaMarsh Creek Bridge
Posted April 10, 2017, by John Marvig (marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Missing plaque is a Detroit Bridge & Iron Works plaque, signifiying this bridge was likely built in the 1890s. Additional DB&IW structures along this line were built between 1890 and 1895.