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Fox River Chicago Street Bridge

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Elgin Chicago ST

Photo taken by Steve Conro

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BH Photo #218856

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Facts 

Overview
Tee beam bridge over Fox River in Elgin on Chicago Street
Location
Elgin, Kane County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 79.0 ft.
Total length: 276.8 ft.
Deck width: 56.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03702, -88.28598   (decimal degrees)
42°02'13" N, 88°17'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/393558/4654686 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elgin
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
6,075
Inventory numbers
IL 045-0058 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15396 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 58.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (13,691)
Built 1939 (714)
Built during 1930s (10,953)
Concrete tee beam (2,724)
Elgin, Illinois (16)
Illinois (4,430)
Kane County, Illinois (112)
NR-eligible (3,991)
Open (38,028)
Owned by city (4,805)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,083)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,819)

Update Log 

  • October 28, 2011: New photos from Steve Conro

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