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Sigler Bridge

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Sigler Bridge

Photo taken by Melissa Brand-Welch in October 2018

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BH Photo #435800

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Little Wabash River on CR 1925N
Location
White County, Illinois
Status
Derelict/abandoned with deck missing
Design
Pin-connected, 10-panel Camelback through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.15913, -88.14101   (decimal degrees)
38°09'33" N, 88°08'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/400037/4224085 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 4 S., R. 10 E., Sec. 19
Inventory number
BH 83052 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

10-panel truss (151)
Abandoned (3,199)
Camelback truss (313)
Illinois (4,035)
Lally columns (266)
Little Wabash River (25)
Missing deck (48)
One-lane traffic (7,517)
Through truss (13,262)
Truss (30,022)
White County, Illinois (37)
Wooden deck (5,900)

Update Log 

  • October 16, 2018: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • October 8, 2018: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • October 7, 2018: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 8, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

View of remnants of approach on Crossville side...

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 8, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Another view of approach...

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 8, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Side view of remnants of approach from the side I went to this morning...

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 8, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

View from riverbank looking toward the Crossville side...

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 8, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

View from upper riverbank

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 8, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

After a approximately. 6 mile hike through waist high weeds on a remnant of the road I found the bridge

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 8, 2018, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Closed Road on 1925 E via Centerville road...

Sigler Bridge
Posted October 7, 2018, by James Baughn (webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com)

A pleasant surprise while looking at aerial imagery