Rating:
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New Savanna-Sabula Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John Imel in October 2017

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BH Photo #405775

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel network tied-arch bridge over Mississippi River on US-52 US-64
Location
Savanna, Carroll County, Illinois, and Jackson County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2016-2018 to replace original Savanna-Sabula Bridge built in 1932 and deemed a traffic safety hazard by modern guidelines
Builders
- Bumpy's Steel Erection of East St. Louis, Illinois
- Edward Kraemer & Sons, Inc. of Plain, Wisconsin
Design
Steel network tied arch bridge
Also called
Dale Gardner Veterans Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.10415, -90.15954   (decimal degrees)
42°06'15" N, 90°09'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/734865/4665244 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Savanna
Inventory number
BH 75038 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2018: Updated by Amanda: Various updates
  • October 12, 2017: New photos from John Imel
  • September 13, 2017: New photos from John Imel
  • July 17, 2017: Updated by Luke: Re-named to common name; Added official name to alt names section
  • July 16, 2017: New photo from John Imel
  • July 6, 2017: New photos from John Imel
  • January 3, 2017: Added by John Imel

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

Savanna Sabula Rt 52&64 replacement
Posted January 3, 2017, by Anonymous

Poop Quake!