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7th St Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2012

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BH Photo #227800

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over BNSF RR 7th Street just S of Orion
Location
Henry County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930, deck and guard rails replaced in 2011
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 205.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.34222, -90.37694   (decimal degrees)
41°20'32" N, 90°22'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/719467/4580067 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Orion
Inventory numbers
IL 037-9910 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 47623 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2011)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
850

Categories 

Beam (12,281)
Built 1930 (1,621)
Built during 1930s (10,694)
Have street view (22,590)
Henry County, Illinois (48)
Illinois (3,867)
Open (36,899)
Railroad (13,240)
Skewed (4,719)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,740)
Timber stringer (3,377)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,815)
Wooden deck (5,873)
Wooden railroad overpass (91)

Update Log 

  • March 15, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Wooden deck", "Wooden railroad overpass", "Skewed"
  • January 22, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Updated rehab info, Changed street name
  • January 11, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com