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Frontage Road Bridge

Photos 

West side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in September 2008

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BH Photo #123223

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Brickyard branch on I-70 frontage road
Location
Fayette County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Design
Pin-connected, 2-panel Pratt bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.8 ft.
Total length: 29.8 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.01919, -88.83401   (decimal degrees)
39°01'09" N, 88°50'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/341227/4320506 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Altamont West
Inventory numbers
IL 026-0025 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15226 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2013)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 40.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Adjusted GPS
  • February 7, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Creek name
  • September 7, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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