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Hazen Bridge

Photos 

View To Northwest From Floodplain

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #117919

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bypassed pratt through truss bridge over Sangamon River on TR 85
Location
Champaign County, Illinois
Status
Bypassed by a new bridge
History
Built 1893; bypassed 1993
Builder
- Seevers Manufacturing Co. of Oskaloosa, Iowa
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 358.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 6, 1994
Also called
Newcomb Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.25273, -88.38352   (decimal degrees)
40°15'10" N, 88°23'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/382337/4456726 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Foosland
Land survey
T. 23 N., R. 7 E., Sec. 23
Inventory numbers
NRHP 94000433 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
IL 010-3103 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 36909 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/1991)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
59

Update Log 

  • June 1, 2017: Updated by Luke: Corrected builder
  • May 30, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Pin-connected "
  • October 12, 2010: New photos from James McCray
  • October 4, 2010: New photos from J.P.
  • April 17, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Adjusted GPS
  • July 9, 2009: Updated by Kim Harvey
  • July 23, 2008: New photos from Kim Harvey
  • July 22, 2008: Added by Kim Harvey

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