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Jane Addams Trail - Pecatonica River Bridge

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Jane Addams Trail Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2015

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BH Photo #320649

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Pecatonica River on Jane Addams Trail
Location
Stephenson County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1887
Builder
- Union Bridge Co. of Buffalo, New York & Athens, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 175.0 ft.
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.31935, -89.66381   (decimal degrees)
42°19'10" N, 89°39'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/280488/4688671 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Freeport West
Inventory number
BH 64257 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • November 25, 2014: Added by John Marvig

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