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Prophetstown Bridge (Old)

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Prophetstown Bridge (Old)

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #502304

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Rock River on Bishop Road
Location
Prophetstown, Whiteside County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
(4)8-panel, pinned Pratt through trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.68612, -89.93782   (decimal degrees)
41°41'10" N, 89°56'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/255492/4619098 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93821 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • August 3, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com