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Old IL78 Indian Creek Bridge

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Huge Slab

Photo taken by Steve Conro in June 2014

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BH Photo #285080

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete slab bridge over Indian Creek on abandoned alignment IL 78, 0.2 mi. south of Cass Co Line
Location
Morgan County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1929, IL78 bypassed with new bridge in 2005
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 87.9 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.86983, -90.21621   (decimal degrees)
39°52'11" N, 90°12'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/738090/4417019 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Literberry
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
75
Inventory numbers
IL 069-0001 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15567 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 87.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1929 (938)
Built during 1920s (9,306)
Have street view (24,809)
Illinois (4,458)
Morgan County, Illinois (44)
NR-eligible (3,994)
Open (38,138)
Owned by state (14,738)
Skewed (4,792)
Slab (1,800)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,587)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,271)

Update Log 

  • June 9, 2014: New photos from Steve Conro
  • January 24, 2012: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • January 21, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: adjusted GPS added info

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