Rating:
3 votes

Spring Creek 1900N Bridge

Photo 

Overview

Photo taken June 2006 by Tom Hall

BH Photo #102204

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Spring Creek on 1900N Road
Location
Iroquois County, Illinois
Status
Lost
History
Built 1916; replaced 2009
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.3 ft.
Total length: 121.7 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.78399, -87.90240   (decimal degrees)
40°47'02" N, 87°54'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/423858/4515169 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gilman
Inventory numbers
IL 038-4030 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15329 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2007)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
79

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added date lost
  • October 26, 2011: Updated by Robert Elder: Bridge is lost based on forum comment. Satellite view confirms it.
  • January 29, 2007: Posted photo from Tom Hall

Sources 

  • Tom Hall - thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com
  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Spring Creek 1900N Bridge
Posted September 20, 2010, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

5-28-10: Now a modern concrete bridge. Appears to be just replaced.