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TR 396 Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Fork Bear Creek on TR 396, 2.6 mi. SW of Golden
Location
Adams County, Illinois
Status
Demolished.
History
Built 1905
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 54.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.09601, -91.07483   (decimal degrees)
40°05'46" N, 91°04'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/664106/4440189 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Camp Point
Inventory numbers
IL 001-3191 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15000 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Adams County, Illinois (63)
Built 1905 (827)
Built during 1900s (7,736)
Illinois (4,953)
Lost (29,969)
Owned by township (3,354)
Pony truss (17,222)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,548)
Structurally deficient (12,761)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,719)
Truss (36,740)
Wooden deck (6,209)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Bridge is Demolished.
  • February 21, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Adjusted GPS coordinates and added creek name

Sources 

Comments 

TR 396 Bridge
Posted April 10, 2010, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

4-9-10: Bridge is gone.