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Pine Road Bridge

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Description 

This bridge has been determined eligible for the National Register of Historic Places, presumably because it represents a very early example of a prestressed beam bridge.

Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Beam bridge over Joes Creek on Pine Road (TR 93)
Location
Macoupin County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1957
Design
Prestressed beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.41927, -90.05023   (decimal degrees)
39°25'09" N, 90°03'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/753933/4367458 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scottville
Inventory number
BH 71534 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
25

Categories 

Beam (12,261)
Built 1957 (240)
Built during 1950s (3,357)
Illinois (3,864)
Macoupin County, Illinois (79)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Open (36,865)
Owned by township (2,331)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,730)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,996)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2016: Added by James Baughn