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Prophetstown Bridge

Photos 

Prophetstown Bridge

uploaded by Steve Conro/internet photo

BH Photo #237355

Map 

Description 

Looks like there was two earlier bridges at this site.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Rock River on Ill 78
Location
Whiteside County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1935; replaced 1994
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 151.9 ft.
Total length: 761.2 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.68500, -89.93833   (decimal degrees)
41°41'06" N, 89°56'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/255445/4618975 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prophetstown
Inventory numbers
IL 098-0029 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 45197 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2012: New photo from Steve Conro
  • May 9, 2010: Added by Robert Stephenson

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