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McCraney Creek Bridge

Photos 

My feeble attempt @ Art?

Was difficult to photog this bridge due to weeds & access so I took this.

Photo taken by K. Allen Ballard in August 2014

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BH Photo #292605

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over McCraney Creek on TR 350A
Location
east of Plainville, Adams County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Bridge has had recent repairs per local landowner.
History
Built 1916
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.79639, -91.11139   (decimal degrees)
39°47'47" N, 91°06'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/661694/4406864 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Richfield
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
50
Inventory numbers
IL 001-3169 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 14985 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2018: New photos from K. Allen Ballard
  • August 28, 2014: Updated by K. Allen Ballard: Added photos and minor update of description.

Sources 

  • K. Allen Ballard - speedeeprint [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

McCraney Creek Bridge
Posted May 4, 2010, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Photos taken 4-28-10.