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Bronson Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #239099

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bronson Creek on CR N2600, 4.0 mi. southwest of St Mary
Location
Hancock County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.8 ft.
Total length: 50.8 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.32389, -91.00556   (decimal degrees)
40°19'26" N, 91°00'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/669443/4465615 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bentley
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10
Inventory numbers
IL 034-5414 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15268 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2015: New photos from K. Allen Ballard
  • April 17, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • K. Allen Ballard - speedeeprint [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Bronson Creek Bridge
Posted April 18, 2010, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Photos taken 4-9-10.