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Peoria Avenue Bridge

Photo 

Peoria Avenue Bridge

Dixon Evening Telegraph: October 3 1939

BH Photo #440737

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Concrete tee beam bridge over Rock River on Peoria Avenue
Location
Dixon, Lee County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1976; Replaced 2005
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 621.1 ft.
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Also called
Dixon Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.84601, -89.48589   (decimal degrees)
41°50'46" N, 89°29'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/293622/4635667 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dixon East
Inventory numbers
IL 052-6100 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 71988 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

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