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RI - Colona Bridge (1883)

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Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Rock River on Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Location
Colona, Henry County, Illinois, and Rock Island County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1883, Replaced 1902 and some spans reused
Builder
- Alden & Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 1,280.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48988, -90.37109   (decimal degrees)
41°29'24" N, 90°22'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/719459/4596477 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95068 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2021: Added by John Marvig

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