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First Hartford Highway Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Cahokia Diversion Channel on former alignment of Route 3
Location
Hartford, Madison County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by the Hartford Bridge
History
Replaced 1954
Design
Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.80551, -90.09852   (decimal degrees)
38°48'20" N, 90°05'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/751954/4299194 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wood River
Inventory number
BH 57175 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Hartford, Illinois (7)
Illinois (4,758)
Lost (25,522)
Lost 1954 (73)
Lost during 1950s (715)
Madison County, Illinois (125)
Owned by state (16,138)
Parker through truss (1,318)
Parker truss (1,703)
Replaced by new bridge (17,215)
Through truss (15,350)
Truss (33,245)

Update Log 

  • July 15, 2013: Added by Kim Harvey

Related Bridges 

  • Hartford Bridge (Successor) - Both bridges existed together for a short time