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Francisco Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #240206

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Cal Sag Channel on Francisco Avenue in unincorporated area of Cook County
Location
Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1969
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 251.9 ft.
Total length: 363.7 ft.
Deck width: 27.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.65235, -87.69204   (decimal degrees)
41°39'08" N, 87°41'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/442376/4611409 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blue Island
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
6,000
Inventory numbers
IL 016-3210 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 7, 2015: New photo from Roger Deschner
  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • September 26, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro

Sources 

  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Roger Deschner - rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth