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Ramsey Creek Bridge

Photos 

North end

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in June 2008

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BH Photo #117066

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Ramsey Creek on TR 266, 1.7 mi. west of Eberle
Location
Effingham County, Illinois
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1909
Design
Pin-connected, 3-panel Pratt half-hip pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.95098, -88.48821   (decimal degrees)
38°57'04" N, 88°29'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/371040/4312389 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eberle
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
50
Inventory numbers
IL 025-3120 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15220 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 8, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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