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Illinois Terminal - Sherman Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Sangamon River on Illinois Traction System
Location
Sherman, Sangamon County, Illinois
Status
Removed
Railroads
- Illinois Traction System (ITS)
- Interurban
Design
Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.86978, -89.60266   (decimal degrees)
39°52'11" N, 89°36'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/277402/4416545 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Springfield East
Inventory number
BH 71884 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck girder (4,805)
Girder (8,621)
Illinois (3,996)
Illinois Traction System (34)
Interurban (837)
Lost (19,926)
Owned by railroad (10,482)
Parker through truss (1,196)
Parker truss (1,556)
Plate girder (6,604)
Railroad (13,849)
Sangamon County, Illinois (100)
Sherman, Illinois (2)
Through truss (13,232)
Truss (29,971)

Update Log 

  • March 4, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added imagery links

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Flickr - (Ignore comment saying the bridge still exists; It does not.)