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Olive Branch Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Dale Travis on March 4, 2009

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BH Photo #252627

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Olive Branch on TR 365, 5.5 mi. southwest of Fairmount
Location
Vermilion County, Illinois
Status
Collapsed
Design
Pin-connected, 3-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.0 ft.
Total length: 38.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.01833, -87.92083   (decimal degrees)
40°01'06" N, 87°55'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/421418/4430198 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Homer
Inventory numbers
IL 092-3198 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15704 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Collapsed (271)
Illinois (4,410)
Lost (20,695)
Owned by township (2,441)
Pony truss (15,401)
Pratt pony truss (3,303)
Pratt truss (8,348)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,452)
Structurally deficient (17,490)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,382)
Truss (30,502)
Vermilion County, Illinois (117)

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2013: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard

Sources 

  • Jacob P. Bernard

Comments 

Olive Branch Bridge
Posted March 11, 2009, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Pix taken 3-4-09. Collapsed. N40 01.092 W87 55.253