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Gateway Bridge

Photos 

Overview Looking East-Southeast

Photo taken by J.R. Manning

BH Photo #204459

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Suspension bridge over Mississippi River on US 30 at Clinton
Location
Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa, and Whiteside County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1956
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 644.1 ft.
Total length: 4,166.2 ft. (0.8 mi.)
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 32.0 ft.
Also called
South Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.83784, -90.18385   (decimal degrees)
41°50'16" N, 90°11'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/733828/4635606 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clinton
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
11,400
Inventory numers
IA 20860 (Iowa bridge number)
IL 098-6003 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 13218 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 11, 2011: Updated by Luke Harden: coreected name
  • July 18, 2011: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • May 17, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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Comments 

Gateway Bridge
Posted April 30, 2012, by lyon wonder (lyon_wonder [at] yahoo [dot] com)

News article on Gateway Bridge from 1956

http://iagenweb.org/clinton/history/articles/gateway.htm