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Winters Bridge

Map 

Description 

Aerial imagery suggests that Lally columns still remain on both banks.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Skillet Fork on CH 1/FAS 884
Location
White County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1949
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.15330, -88.16549   (decimal degrees)
38°09'12" N, 88°09'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/397885/4223465 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 4 S., R. 9 E., Sec. 25
Inventory number
BH 83049 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Illinois (4,035)
Lost (19,999)
Lost 1949 (30)
Lost during 1940s (279)
Owned by county (19,115)
Replaced by new bridge (13,249)
White County, Illinois (37)

Update Log 

  • October 6, 2018: Added by James Baughn

Comments 

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

Barricade

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

Columns are still there. Unable to photograph due to early morning sun. Will attempt soon in the afternoon or evening hours.