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First Vandalia Railroad Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kaskaskia River on Railroad in Vandalia
Location
Vandalia, Fayette County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
Railroad
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
stone piers
Also called
C.R.R. Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.96170, -89.08841   (decimal degrees)
38°57'42" N, 89°05'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/319054/4314600 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 43523 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Fayette County, Illinois (43)
Illinois (4,596)
Lost (24,050)
Owned by railroad (12,167)
Pennsylvania Railroad (837)
Pratt through truss (5,305)
Pratt truss (9,164)
Railroad (15,222)
Replaced by new bridge (16,053)
Through truss (14,827)
Truss (32,401)
Vandalia, Illinois (10)

Update Log 

  • October 20, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey