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CBQ - Rock River Covered Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #366406

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Rock River on Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Location
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1882; Replaced 1929
Railroad
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 1,100.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.26483, -89.09556   (decimal degrees)
42°15'53" N, 89°05'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/327168/4681306 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
WGCB 13-101-06x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 73994 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 2, 2016: Updated by Luke: Converted my own redundancy

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Comments 

Chestnut Street Bridge (1st)
Posted October 2, 2016, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Luke,

This is a double entry. That said, thanks for explaining the history of the structure.

Regards,

Art S.