Through truss bridge
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Geographic Information & Related Structures
Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA, North America
Claryville, Missouri, USA, North America
|Coordinates:||37° 54' 8.00" N 89° 50' 14.00" W|
|main span||204.16 m|
|total length||861.49 m|
|deck||deck width||6.71 m|
|number of lanes||2|
|23 August 1942||
Opened as a toll bridge.
|29 July 1944||
The main span is destroyed in a severe thunderstorm.
|24 August 1946||
The bridge is reopened.
|1 January 1989||
Tolls are removed.
Currently there is no information available about persons or companies having participated in this project.
Relevant Web Sites
- Historic Bridges of the United States: Chester Bridge
- The Bridges And Structures Of The Upper Mississippi River: Il-150/Mo-51 Chester, Il
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