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RIS - Henderson Creek Bridge

Photo 

Henderson Creek Bridge

Rock Island Southern photo

BH Photo #316116

Map 

Description 

A wooden trestle 1,200 ft. long and 35 ft. high with a 600-ft. approach on either side. -Electric Traction Weekly, Vol. VI, January to December 1910

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Henderson Creek on Rock Island Southern Railway
Location
Warren County, Illinois
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1910
Railroads
- Interurban
- Rock Island Southern Railway (RIS)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 1,200.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.03617, -90.64136   (decimal degrees)
41°02'10" N, 90°38'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/698264/4545452 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Little York
Inventory number
BH 66029 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 14, 2015: Added by Frank Hicks

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