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R&I - Pecatonica River Bridge

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Rockford & Interurban - Pecatonica River Bridge

Piers

Photo taken by John Marvig in March 2015

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BH Photo #320617

Map 

Description 

Bridge pilings are all that remain

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Pecatonica River on Rockford & Interurban Railway
Location
Stephenson County, Illinois
Status
Removed
History
Built 1904; Service ended September 30, 1930; Rails (and bridge) removed during the winter of 1931-32
Railroads
- Interurban
- Rockford & Freeport Interurban Railway (R&F)
- Rockford & Interurban Railway (R&I)
Design
Don't know
Also called
Rockford & Freeport - Pecatonica River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.29853, -89.50657   (decimal degrees)
42°17'55" N, 89°30'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/293378/4685965 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Freeport East
Inventory number
BH 66889 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added info based on map from historicmapworks
  • April 4, 2015: Added by John Marvig

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