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Backbone Road-Bureau Creek Bridge (2016)

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2021

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BH Photo #506599

Description 

This is the 4th of 4 bridges built at this location. Built at a cost of $1,400,000. See "Related Bridges" to see its 3 predecessors, in order.

Facts 

Overview
Beam bridge over Bureau Creek on Ch 9
Location
Bureau County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2016
Design
Beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 175.9 ft.
Total length: 184.4 ft.
Deck width: 32.2 ft.
Also called
Edgewood Bridge (4th)
Backbone Road Bridge
Bailey Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.40662, -89.50949   (decimal degrees)
41°24'24" N, 89°30'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/290241/4586937 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
1,200
Inventory numbers
IL 006-3192 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 83798 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 10.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (16,884)
Built 2016 (42)
Built during 2010s (477)
Bureau County, Illinois (121)
Illinois (4,929)
Modern (2,673)
Open (40,968)
Owned by county (21,607)
Span length 175-250 feet (2,058)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,476)

Update Log 

  • September 8, 2021: Updated by Roger Deschner: Add latest NBI data
  • September 7, 2021: New photos from Steve Conro
  • December 17, 2018: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

Related Bridges 

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Comments 

Backbone Road-Bureau Creek Bridge (Replacement)
Posted September 8, 2021, by Roger Deschner (rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com)

The "Inspection report" here applies to this bridge's predecessor, not the current bridge. I can't seem to add it over there.