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East Shoal Creek Abandoned Bridge

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Photo taken by Kim Harvey in April 2010

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BH Photo #162601

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Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over East Fork Shoal Creek on Hazel Dell Road
Location
Bond County, Illinois
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Bypassed by a new road alignment
Design
This bridge is similar in style to two other old US 51 bridges found in this part of Illinois that were built in the 1920s. It may have been built in that time frame.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.9 ft.
Total length: 106.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.89810, -89.41936   (decimal degrees)
38°53'53" N, 89°25'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/290189/4308251 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greenville
Inventory numbers
IL 003-3026 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 44897 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1995)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
550

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2016: New photo from David Backlin
  • November 18, 2011: New Street View added by Cliff Darby
  • May 15, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: added category, edited description
  • April 17, 2010: Added by Kim Harvey

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