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Chalfin Bridge

Photos 

Oblique view

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #102428

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Maeystown Creek on Old Bluff Road at the village of Chalfin Bridge
Location
Monroe County, Illinois
Status
Abandoned, but still intact
History
Built 1905; rehabilitated 1950; bypassed in 1980
Design
Pin-connected, 3-panel, half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.21198, -90.26854   (decimal degrees)
38°12'43" N, 90°16'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/739144/4232862 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Selma
Inventory numbers
IL 067-3006 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15552 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/1995)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 23.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1994)
9

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2017: New photos from Steve Conro
  • March 12, 2017: New photos from David Huffman
  • July 24, 2016: New photos from David Huffman
  • May 2, 2013: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • February 17, 2010: New photo from John Christeson
  • June 5, 2006: Posted new photos

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