Union County

Airport Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over Dutch Creek on Airport Road (TR 209) west of IL 127
Open to one-lane traffic
Built ca. 1960
Alto Pass Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over IL 127 on Chestnut Street
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Alto Waterworks Road Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Lost timber bridge over a branch of Cedar Creek on Alto Waterworks Road
Collapsed under weight of cement truck May 20, 2016
Built in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps; collapsed 2016
Bauer Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over a branch of Dutch Creek on Bauer Road (TR 116)
Open to traffic
Bauer Road Bridge No. 2   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over a branch of Dutch Creek on Bauer Road (TR 116)
Open to traffic
Bauer Road Bridge No. 3   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over a branch of Dutch Creek on Bauer Road (TR 116)
Open to traffic
Berryville Road Bridge   [Map]
Modern wooden bridge over Green Creek on Berryville Road (TR 75)
Open to traffic
Built 1997
Big Creek Church Road Underpass   [Map]
Slab bridge over Big Creek Church Road on I-57/US 51
Open to traffic
Big Creek I-57 Bridge   [Map]
Concrete tee beam bridge over Big Creek on I-57
Open to traffic
Built 1958
Big Creek Mystery Bridge   [Map]
Lost Bridge over Big Creek
Collapsed
Big Muddy River Bridge   [Map]
Lost bridge over Big Muddy River on Grand Tower-Wolf Lake road (predecessor to IL 3)
Replaced by a new bridge
Branch of Big Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Bridge over Branch of Big Creek on CR 14
Open to traffic
Burns Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Unnamed creek on Burns Road (TR 212)
Open to traffic
Rehabilitated 1985
Caney Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Timber stringer bridge over Caney Creek on Unnamed private lane
Open to traffic on a private lane
Built 1942
Cheshire Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over a branch of Little Creek on Cheshire Road
Open to traffic
Built 1927
Clark Lane Bridge   [Map]
Lost wooden deck bridge over Dutch Creek on Clark Lane (TR 72), 1 mi. southwest of Jonesboro
Replaced by modern bridge
Built 1973; rehabilitated 1986; replaced 2005
Cobden Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over the Illinois Central Railroad on Old US 51 in Cobden
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1926; replaced 1997
Cypress Creek Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Cypress Creek on CR 2375E (TR 236A)
Open to traffic
Built 1984
Cypress Creek Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Cypress Creek on a spur of the Hickory Bottoms Trail within Cypress Creek National Wildlife Refuge
Open to pedestrians only, if you dare
Friendship School Road Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over I-57 on Friendship School Road (TR 193)
Open to traffic
Built 1959
Front Street Bridge   [Map]
Culvert over a branch of Big Creek on E. Front Street (CH 14/FAS 926)
Open to traffic
Built 1953
Happy Holler Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost wooden deck bridge over Crooked Creek on Happy Holler Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced 2015
Hickory Bottoms Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Cypress Creek on Hickory Bottoms Trail within Cypress Creek National Wildlife Refuge
Open to pedestrians only
Hutchins Creek Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over a branch of Hutchins Creek on Hutchins Creek Road
Unknown status
Hutchins Creek Road Bridge
Lost Bridge over Hutchins Creek
Collapsed
I-57 Exit 30 Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Lost pair of concrete tee beam bridges over IL 146 on I-57
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1958
IC - Aldridge Bridge   [Map]
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Big Muddy River on former Illinois Central Railroad
Removed but not replaced
Johnson Dairy Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Porterfield Creek on Johnson Dairy Road (TR 228)
Open to traffic
Built 1983
Jonesboro Quarry Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over Mill Creek on Miller Road (TR 112), just south of Jonesboro Quarry
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1960; rehabilitated 1998
Kerr Canyon Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over Bradshaw Creek on Kerr Canyon Road
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1980
Lingle Creek Road Bridge No. 1   [Map]
Lost steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over Lingle Creek on Lingle Creek Road (TR 265), just west of IL 127
Replaced by a new bridge
Lingle Creek Road Bridge No. 2   [Map]
Lost steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over Lingle Creek on Lingle Creek Road (TR 265) at intersection with Springville Hill Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced 2011
Lingle Creek Road Bridge No. 3   [Map]
Lost steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over Lingle Creek on Lingle Creek Road (TR 265) at intersection with Wilderness Retreat Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Lingle Creek Road Bridge No. 4   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over Lingle Creek on Lingle Creek Road (TR 90)
Open to traffic
Miller Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge with wooden deck over a branch of Mill Creek on Miller Road (TR 112), just south of Sweet Potato Road
Open to traffic
Mountain Glen Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Clear Creek near Mountain Glen
Replaced by a new bridge
Mountain Glen Railroad Bridge   [Map]
Lost bridge over a branch of Clear Creek on the St. Louis & Cairo Narrow Gauge Railroad, west of Mountain Glen
No longer exists, but concrete piers remain
Mt. Pisgah Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Crooked Creek on Mt. Pisgah Road Bridge (TR 295)
Open to traffic
Nash Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over Big Creek on Nash Road
Open to traffic
New Hope Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Branch of Bradshaw Creek on New Hope Road (TR 276)
Open to traffic
Built 1987
Prater Lane Underpass   [Map]
Slab bridge over Prater Lane on I-57/US 51
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1957
Push Lane Bridge   [Map]
Lost wooden deck bridge over Mill Creek on Push Lane (TR 267A) just off IL 127, 0.6 mi. north of Mill Creek
No longer exists
Built 1937; replaced 2005
Ranbarger Hollow Bridge   [Map]
Lost wooden deck bridge over a branch of Clear Creek on Rhine Road, southwest of Alto Pass
Replaced by a new bridge
Rt 3-Little Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over Little Creek on Ch 3
Open to traffic
Built 1935
Sadler Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over a branch of Big Creek on Sadler Road
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1975
Schlenker Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Bradshaw Creek on Schlenker Road (TR 99)
Open to traffic
Built 1977
Second Clark Lane Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over a branch of Dutch Creek on Clark Lane (TR 72)
Open to one-lane traffic with a 7 ton weight limit
Built 1977
Seminary Fork Bridge   [Map]
Lost wooden deck bridge over Seminary Fork on Rhine Road, southwest of Alto Pass
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1984
Shake Rag Road Underpass   [Map]
Concrete tee beam bridge over Shake Rag Road (TR 277) on I-57/US 51
Open to traffic
Built 1957
Spanish Bluff Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over Cache River on Spanish Bluff Road
Open to traffic
Swan Pond Road Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Concrete tee beam bridge over I-57/US 51 on Swan Pond Road (TR 287)
Open to traffic
Built 1957
Sweet Potato Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden bridge over Mill Creek on Sweet Potato Road (TR 285) just off IL 127, 0.7 mi. north of Mill Creek
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1937; replaced 2006
Timber Road Bridge   [Map]
Wooden deck bridge over a branch of Cache River on Timber Road
Open to traffic
Tunnel Lane Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over a branch of Cache River on Tunnel Lane (original Trail of Tears route)
Open to traffic
Tunnel Lane Underpass   [Map]
Concrete bridge over Tunnel Lane on I-57
Open to traffic
Built ca. 1959
Union Springs Church Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over Cedar Creek on Alto Waterworks Road (TR 17)
Open to traffic
Built 1976
Union Springs Road over Branch Cedar Creek Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Branch of Cedar Creek on Union Springs Road (TR 17)
Open to traffic
Built 1984
Union Springs Road over Mill Creek Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Mill Creek on Union Springs Road (TR 17)
Open to traffic
Unsafe Bridge
Bridge over Unnamed creek
UP - Halsey Bridge   [Map]
Through truss railroad bridge over Big Muddy River north of Wolf Lake
Still in use
Wilderness Retreat Road Bridge   [Map]
Timber stringer bridge over You-Be Hollow on Wilderness Retreat Road
Open to traffic
Built 1973
Winstead Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Mill Creek on Winstead Road (TR 19)
Open to traffic
Built 1982
Wrights Crossing Road Bridge No. 1   [Map]
Wooden bridge over Branch of Drury Creek on Wrights Crossing Road (TR 134)
Open to traffic
Built or reconstructed in 1985
Wrights Crossing Road Bridge No. 2   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over Branch of Drury Creek on Wrights Crossing Road (TR 134)
Open to traffic
Built or reconstructed in 1985