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Sugar Creek Bridge

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Sugar Creek Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in July 2011

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #222561

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on TR 144, 2 mi. southeast of Hartsburg
Location
Logan County, Illinois
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1898
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 124.0 ft.
Total length: 125.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.22218, -89.40289   (decimal degrees)
40°13'20" N, 89°24'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/295546/4455187 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lincoln West
Inventory numbers
IL 054-5305 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15457 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2010)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
75

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • June 13, 2016: New Street View added by Elliott Johnson
  • April 18, 2014: New photos from Elliott Johnson
  • August 28, 2013: New photos from Steve Conro
  • July 3, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Closed to all traffic
  • March 7, 2012: Updated by Wes Worsham: Added category "8-panel truss"
  • December 29, 2011: New photos from C Hanchey
  • May 22, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Sugar Creek Overflow Bridge 16May2009
Posted May 16, 2009, by Tim Hickernell (thickernell [at] gmail [dot] com)

Still there and open to traffic. I stopped to take a picture with the iPhone with GPS tagging enabled.