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Senachewine Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2012

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BH Photo #244362

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Former location on IL-17 about 4 miles west of Sparland

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Land (Exhibit) on Pedestrian Walkway
Location
Stark County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1929 on IL-17 over Senachewine Creek. Relocated To Rest Area As Exhibit in 1974.
Design
Five panel full-slope Pratt pony truss with riveted connections.
Also called
IL-17 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.08418, -89.65709   (decimal degrees)
41°05'03" N, 89°39'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/276808/4551504 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Castleton
Inventory number
BH 48248 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1929 (986)
Built during 1920s (9,729)
Have street view (26,204)
Illinois (4,545)
Open to pedestrians (4,006)
Pony truss (15,966)
Pratt pony truss (3,564)
Pratt truss (9,068)
Stark County, Illinois (17)
Truss (32,101)

Update Log 

  • October 9, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • December 5, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • February 24, 2011: Added by Nathan Holth

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