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Old Route 66 Rooks Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2012

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BH Photo #244845

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Rooks Creek on Old Rt 66 Fas 294
Location
Livingston County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1997
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 215.6 ft.
Deck width: 32.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.81482, -88.67789   (decimal degrees)
40°48'53" N, 88°40'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/358490/4519554 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Pontiac
Inventory numbers
IL 053-0003 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 48462 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (15,804)
Built 1939 (774)
Built during 1930s (11,771)
Continuous (2,499)
Have street view (27,066)
Illinois (4,686)
Livingston County, Illinois (105)
Open (39,979)
Owned by state (16,047)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,453)
Steel stringer (6,285)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,285)
US 66 (300)

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • March 21, 2011: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com