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Shelbyville Bridge

Photos 

Kaskaskia River Bridge being built

View this photo at shelbycountynews.net

BH Photo #273211

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Kaskaskia River on IL 16 in Shelbyville
Location
Shelbyville, Shelby County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1975
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Kaskaskia River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.40583, -88.78417   (decimal degrees)
39°24'21" N, 88°47'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/346387/4363332 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shelbyville
Inventory number
BH 41932 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Illinois (4,445)
Kaskaskia River (34)
Lost (22,102)
Lost 1975 (68)
Lost during 1970s (585)
Owned by state (15,068)
Pratt through truss (4,954)
Pratt truss (8,675)
Replaced by new bridge (14,755)
Shelby County, Illinois (52)
Shelbyville, Illinois (9)
Skewed (4,809)
Through truss (13,950)
Truss (31,108)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • November 21, 2018: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • January 21, 2014: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • April 11, 2009: Updated by Kim Harvey: add categories
  • March 29, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

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