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Evansville Bridge

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Photo taken by Darren Snown

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BH Photo #266060

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kaskaskia River in Evansville
Location
Evansville, Randolph County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Lost 2 span pratt through truss bridge. Built 1885, razed 1927.
Design
Pratt through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.09231, -89.93809   (decimal degrees)
38°05'32" N, 89°56'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/242340/4220134 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Evansville
Inventory number
BH 43290 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Mapped?
  • August 25, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

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Comments 

Evansville Bridge
Posted September 9, 2013, by Darren T Snow (mrdarrensnow [at] gmail [dot] com)

If this is in reference to the old bridge that would've connected Broad Street to Elm Shade Road, I have a photo of what's left of it and you're welcome to use it!

http://www.flickr.com/photos/darrensnow/9670562364