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Millbrook Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2011

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BH Photo #218279

Map 

Description 

Former Whitfield Rd bridge, bypassed by modern bridge and road configuration

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Fox River
Location
Millbrook, Kendall County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians, beautiful setting
History
Built 1897. Bypassed by a new concrete & Steel Stringer in 1984
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 500.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.60674, -88.56190   (decimal degrees)
41°36'24" N, 88°33'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/369851/4607293 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newark
Inventory numbers

BH 46860 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 90.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
1,450

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2017: New photos from Steve Conro
  • January 15, 2012: New photo from Steve Conro
  • November 9, 2010: Added by James Baughn

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Comments 

Millbrook Bridge
Posted March 24, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This one Art...

Millbrook Bridge
Posted October 26, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Looks like it will be preserved as part of a trail:

http://www.wspynews.com/news/local/agreement-may-be-near-on-...