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Winneshiek Road Bridge

Photos 

View Of West Side

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #130957

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge on Winneshiek Road
Location
Stephenson County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1879 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company, removed in 1982
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Wrought Iron Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 112.0 ft.
Total length: 112.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.34316, -89.68616   (decimal degrees)
42°20'35" N, 89°41'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/278730/4691372 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Freeport West
Inventory number
BH 43054 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added coordinates for this lost span
  • July 22, 2009: Added by Anthony Dillon

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