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Mackinaw River Bridge

Photos 

Mackinaw River Bridge

Woodford County Historical Society

BH Photo #439525

Map 

Description 

After the new bridge was built this bridge was split into sections to span creeks in three different townships.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Mackinaw River
Location
Kappa, Woodford County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1911
Design
Through truss
Also called
Kappa Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.66319, -89.00445   (decimal degrees)
40°39'47" N, 89°00'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/330561/4503300 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83816 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1911 (735)
Built during 1910s (9,147)
Illinois (4,432)
Kappa, Illinois (1)
Lost (21,121)
Owned by county (19,637)
Through truss (13,772)
Truss (30,824)
Woodford County, Illinois (17)

Update Log 

  • January 8, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • December 18, 2018: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

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