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Sylvan Slough Bridge

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Photo provided by the Boston Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #319692

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Sylvan Slough on 16 Street
Location
Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1932; Replaced 1981
Builder
- Woods Brothers Construction Co. of Lincoln, Nebraska
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Also called
16 Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.51070, -90.51887   (decimal degrees)
41°30'39" N, 90°31'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/707055/4598424 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 66746 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 4, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • October 30, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • March 27, 2015: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke