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Oak Street Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2012

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BH Photo #228047

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Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over the BNSF Railroad on Oak Street in Hinsdale
Location
Hinsdale, Du Page County, Illinois
Status
Demolished and replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.9 ft.
Total length: 109.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80479, -87.92007   (decimal degrees)
41°48'17" N, 87°55'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/423569/4628511 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hinsdale
Inventory numbers
IL 022-6550 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15203 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 15.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
300

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2015: Updated by Ian Martin: Demolished 8/24/2015
  • July 25, 2014: Updated by Luke: Doomed
  • March 21, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • March 20, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro

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Comments 

Oak Street Bridge
Posted March 21, 2012, by Steve Conro (sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Very busy rail line here. Caught a WB Amtrak, EB Metra and a EB BNSF intermodal in 15 mins I was there shooting pics.