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Plum River Bridge

Photos 

Plum River.JPG

Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2011

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BH Photo #216425

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Plum River on TR 197 (Parker Rd.)
Location
Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 53.1 ft.
Total length: 55.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.28611, -90.01667   (decimal degrees)
42°17'10" N, 90°01'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/745973/4685854 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stockton
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
50
Inventory numbers
IL 043-3154 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15381 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 69.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,206)
Built during 1920s (9,310)
Have street view (24,829)
Illinois (4,459)
Jo Daviess County, Illinois (90)
NR-eligible (3,994)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,163)
Owned by township (2,470)
Pony truss (15,470)
Pratt pony truss (3,326)
Pratt truss (8,415)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,420)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,851)
Truss (30,756)

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • December 10, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • October 9, 2011: New photos from Steve Conro

Sources 

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