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I & M Canal Price Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in November 2011

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BH Photo #219772

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Description 

Although this isn't an old or historical bridge. Its old wooden deck look old. Because the I&M Canal is now has National Historical status all structures when built or restored have to look like something would have in that period. Also see the Five Mile Bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over I&M Canal on Price Street
Location
Morris, Grundy County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic, closed in winter
History
Built 1971
Design
Wooden Deck and rails.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 33.1 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 21.3 ft.
Also called
William Stratton State Park Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.35580, -88.41667   (decimal degrees)
41°21'21" N, 88°25'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/381497/4579223 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Morris
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
325
Inventory numbers
IL 032-7004 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 50050 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (13,791)
Built 1971 (94)
Built during 1970s (842)
Grundy County, Illinois (38)
I&M Canal (25)
Illinois (4,459)
Morris, Illinois (6)
Open (38,162)
Owned by city (4,816)
Park (270)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,597)
Steel stringer (5,414)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,274)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2011: Added by Steve Conro

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