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Carmi Bridge (Old)

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Postcard

BH Photo #102641

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost three-span Marsh arch bridge over Little Wabash River on IL 1 in Carmi
Location
Carmi, White County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a steel stringer bridge
History
Replaced 1949
Builders
- Marsh Engineering Co. of Des Moines, Iowa (Arch Design)
- Westcott Engineering Co. of Chicago, Illinois (Marsh-affiliated contractor for Illinois)
Design
Marsh arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.09244, -88.15615   (decimal degrees)
38°05'33" N, 88°09'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/398619/4216702 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carmi
Inventory number
BH 15723 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 27, 2015: New photos from Luke
  • February 7, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Corrected GPS

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