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Adam Street Bridge

Photos 

New Replacement Bridge

At least they made an effort to make it look the same.

Photo taken by Steve Conro in January 2012

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BH Photo #223357

Map 

Description 

Give the city some credit here. They at least made an effort to make the new bridge in the spirit of the old one.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Waubansee Creek on Adam St in Oswego
Location
Oswego, Kendall County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced in 1997
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.68569, -88.35233   (decimal degrees)
41°41'08" N, 88°21'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/387452/4615763 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aurora South
Inventory numbers
IL 047-6300 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 38643 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/1991)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1984)
309

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Photo's of new bridge
  • January 25, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

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