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Push Lane Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #102629

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost wooden deck bridge over Mill Creek on Push Lane (TR 267A) just off IL 127, 0.6 mi. north of Mill Creek
Location
Union County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1937; replaced 2005
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 32.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.35490, -89.25904   (decimal degrees)
37°21'18" N, 89°15'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/299923/4136637 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mill Creek
Inventory numbers
IL 091-0054 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15698 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (13,021)
Built 1937 (728)
Built during 1930s (10,795)
Illinois (3,978)
Lost (19,813)
Lost 2005 (380)
Lost during 2000s (3,787)
Owned by state (14,227)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,120)
Steel stringer (5,137)
Structurally deficient (17,957)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,162)
Union County, Illinois (47)
Wooden deck (5,895)

Update Log 

  • October 31, 2005: Posted new photos

Comments 

Push Lane Bridge
Posted April 22, 2014, by Allen (mustangguy69 [at] mail [dot] com)

I had to smile when I stumbled across this listing, I spent many a morning playing on this bridge waiting for the bus to take me to school.