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Schuster Road Bridge

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East Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in September 2018

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BH Photo #435794

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete bridge over a branch of Shoal Creek on Schuster Road (Old US 40) in Pocahontas
Location
Bond County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920
Design
Concrete through girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 35.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.82417, -89.54889   (decimal degrees)
38°49'27" N, 89°32'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/278726/4300351 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pocahontas
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
575
Inventory numbers
IL 003-0038 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 37589 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Bond County, Illinois (27)
Built 1920 (937)
Built during 1920s (9,171)
Concrete girder (881)
Functionally obsolete (7,720)
Girder (8,648)
Have street view (24,124)
Illinois (4,035)
National Road (51)
Open (37,565)
Skewed (4,791)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,264)
Through girder (3,218)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,251)
US 40 (131)

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2018: New photos from David Backlin
  • March 10, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: street view, added skewed to category
  • October 12, 2008: Added by James Baughn

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