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W Fork Shoal Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Kim Harvey in August 2011

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BH Photo #207910

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over W Fork Shoal Creek on Us 40
Location
Bond County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Bridge slated for replacement between 2017-2021, however, bridge is NRHP eligible and that may change.
History
Built 1939
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 106.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.83697, -89.50494   (decimal degrees)
38°50'13" N, 89°30'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/282580/4301666 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pocahontas
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,300
Inventory numbers
IL 003-0020 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 49304 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 62.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (13,618)
Bond County, Illinois (27)
Built 1939 (713)
Built during 1930s (10,938)
Concrete balustrade (749)
Continuous (2,204)
Doomed (1,066)
Have street view (24,642)
Illinois (4,414)
NR-eligible (3,990)
Open (37,947)
Owned by state (14,645)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,493)
Steel stringer (5,371)
Structurally deficient (17,437)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,869)
US 40 (134)

Update Log 

  • August 7, 2011: Added by Kim Harvey

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