Rating:
3 votes

Vermillion River Sandy Ford Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in January 2012

Enlarge

BH Photo #224208

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Vermilion River on N 18th Rd 4 mi E of Leonore
Location
LaSalle County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1959
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 191.8 ft.
Total length: 297.8 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.19289, -88.90335   (decimal degrees)
41°11'34" N, 88°54'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/340389/4561916 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Leonore
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
1,250
Inventory numbers
IL 050-3019 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15421 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: added photos
  • January 27, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Changed road name
  • December 10, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • July 5, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources