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Little Missouri Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2016

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BH Photo #352270

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Missouri Creek on CR500E, 8.0 mi. northwest of Mt Sterling
Location
Brown County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 61.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.07026, -90.81641   (decimal degrees)
40°04'13" N, 90°48'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/686207/4437839 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Mount Sterling
Inventory numbers
IL 005-3710 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15020 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 50.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
25

Categories 

Brown County, Illinois (12)
Functionally obsolete (7,989)
Illinois (3,845)
One-lane traffic (7,421)
Open (36,568)
Owned by township (2,300)
Pony truss (15,050)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,018)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,899)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,433)
Truss (29,444)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2016: New photos from Steve Conro

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Little Missouri Creek Bridge
Posted April 18, 2010, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Photos taken 4-9-10.