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IC - Crooked Creek Bridges

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IC - Crooked Creek Bridges

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Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #502305

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridges over Crooked Creek on Illinois Central RR
Location
Centralia, Washington County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Union Bridge Co. of Buffalo, New York & Athens, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Pair of pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.55851, -89.12969   (decimal degrees)
38°33'31" N, 89°07'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/314435/4269936 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93822 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • August 3, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Luke