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State Street Mauvaise Terre Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Mauvaise Terre Creek in Jacksonville
Location
Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1890; rehabilitated 1975, removed 2006
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 63.0 ft.
Total length: 64.3 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.73554, -90.20494   (decimal degrees)
39°44'08" N, 90°12'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/739520/4402141 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jacksonville
Inventory numbers
IL 069-0032 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15568 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2011: Updated by Matthew Lohry: Updated bridge status
  • January 12, 2011: Updated by Kim Harvey: removed but not replaced

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Comments 

Mauvaise Terre Creek Bridge
Posted October 29, 2009, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

10-29-09: This bridge is gone, no replacement, & the road is closed.