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Hennepin Canal Bridge 9

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2011

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BH Photo #222074

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Hennepin Canal on an access to the Hennepin Canal Parkway Trail/an abandoned alignment of CR 1550 in Wyanet
Location
Bureau County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Builder
- Toledo Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio [also known as Smith Bridge Co.]
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Also called
Bridge 9
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.34407, -89.55846   (decimal degrees)
41°20'39" N, 89°33'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/285942/4580110 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wyanet
Inventory number
BH 49870 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Improved overview field
  • September 5, 2020: Updated by Tyler: Added builder and date
  • November 29, 2019: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • May 20, 2013: New photos from Steve Conro
  • December 19, 2011: New photos from Steve Conro
  • October 20, 2011: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Tyler
  • Paul Plassman

Comments 

Hennepin Canal Bridge 9
Posted September 5, 2020, by Tyler

I found the plaque on this bridge. I would expect the other similar bridges on this canal to have the same builder