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Springerton Bridge

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Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Skillet Fork two miles east of Springerton on CR 2100 N (FAS 882), 2 mi. east of Springerton
Location
White County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1909
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 129.9 ft.
Total length: 248.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.18373, -88.31414   (decimal degrees)
38°11'01" N, 88°18'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/384907/4227016 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Springerton
Inventory numbers
IL 097-3030 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15729 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1909 (756)
Built during 1900s (7,140)
Illinois (4,601)
Lost (24,201)
Lost 2008 (337)
Lost during 2000s (4,130)
One-lane traffic (7,566)
Owned by county (20,596)
Replaced by new bridge (16,153)
Skewed (4,861)
Span length 125-175 feet (4,195)
Through truss (14,893)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,231)
Truss (32,514)
White County, Illinois (68)

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2010: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge has apparently been replaced