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Deer Creek Bridge

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Deer Creek Bridge

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BH Photo #438167

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Deer Creek on TR 406
Location
Wayne County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists. Replaced by new bridge.
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 45.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.47667, -88.38500   (decimal degrees)
38°28'36" N, 88°23'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/379189/4259612 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Geff
Inventory numbers
IL 096-3159 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 39058 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1910 (1,078)
Built during 1910s (9,098)
Illinois (4,414)
Lost (20,814)
Lost 1996 (432)
Lost during 1990s (3,791)
Owned by township (2,452)
Pony truss (15,443)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,491)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,403)
Truss (30,592)
Wayne County, Illinois (35)

Update Log 

  • November 10, 2018: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • February 2, 2009: Added by Robert Stephenson

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