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Hoffman Creek Bridge

Photos 

old bridge

Photo taken by Kim Harvey in July 2008

BH Photo #117406

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Hoffman Creek on Old US 51
Location
Fayette County, Illinois
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1924, bypassed by modern bridge in 1954.
Design
Concrete deck girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.9 ft.
Total length: 54.1 ft.
Deck width: 21.3 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.04570, -89.08837   (decimal degrees)
39°02'45" N, 89°05'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/319272/4323923 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vera
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10
Inventory number
BH 36857 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 45.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1924 (691)
Built during 1920s (9,485)
Closed (2,571)
Concrete girder (925)
Deck girder (5,048)
Fayette County, Illinois (42)
Girder (9,140)
Have street view (25,415)
Illinois (4,470)
NR-eligible (4,016)
Owned by state (15,134)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,603)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,975)
US 51 (42)

Update Log 

  • October 3, 2019: Updated by David Backlin: Updated to Closed
  • August 22, 2017: New photos from Steve Conro
  • April 17, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: Added IDOT link
  • March 10, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: street view
  • July 25, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Merged data from NBI
  • November 24, 2008: Updated by Kim Harvey
  • July 12, 2008: Added by Kim Harvey

Sources 

Comments 

Hoffman Creek Bridge
Posted October 3, 2019, by David Backlin (us71 [at] cox [dot] net)

I visited this bridge August of 2019. It is currently closed to all traffic