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Embarras River TR 164 Bridge No. 2

Photos 

North side

This bridge is on the old Palestine to Vandalia road

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in July 2008

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BH Photo #117245

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Embarras River overflow on Eagle Trail, 0.25 mi. north of Newton
Location
Newton, Jasper County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1909
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.1 ft.
Total length: 34.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Also called
Eagle Trail Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.99824, -88.15966   (decimal degrees)
38°59'54" N, 88°09'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/399579/4317220 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newton
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10
Inventory numbers
IL 040-3082 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15353 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2011)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2018: Updated by Steve Conro: updated info added pics
  • July 10, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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