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Lake Vermilion Bridge

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Lake Vermilion Bridge

Photo taken by Emil Roegner, circa 1950's

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BH Photo #185671

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over channel of Lake Vermilion (former North Fork Vermilion River) on Denmark Road in Danville
Location
Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1925, replaced in 1978
Design
7-panel Pratt through truss
Also called
Denmark Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.16456, -87.64505   (decimal degrees)
40°09'52" N, 87°38'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/445071/4446221 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Danville NW
Inventory number
BH 46866 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,190)
Built during 1920s (9,260)
Danville, Illinois (44)
Illinois (4,410)
Lost (20,705)
Lost 1978 (45)
Lost during 1970s (500)
Pratt through truss (4,794)
Pratt truss (8,355)
Replaced by new bridge (13,571)
Through truss (13,567)
Truss (30,512)
Vermilion County, Illinois (117)

Update Log 

  • November 10, 2010: New photo from Mike Roegner
  • November 9, 2010: Added by Mike Roegner

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Sources 

  • Mike Roegner
  • Jacob P. Bernard