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Columbian Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2012

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BH Photo #227527

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over BNSF RR on Columbian Road, 3 mi. south of Mt Morris
Location
Ogle County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 105.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.99703, -89.44834   (decimal degrees)
41°59'49" N, 89°26'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/297218/4652346 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grand Detour
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
125
Inventory numbers
IL 071-9912 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15573 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2012)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 72.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (15,937)
Built during 1930s (11,803)
Illinois (4,753)
NR-eligible (4,060)
Ogle County, Illinois (44)
Open (40,030)
Owned by railroad (12,597)
Skewed (4,919)
Span length under 25 feet (6,919)
Timber stringer (4,078)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,199)
Wooden deck (6,087)

Update Log 

  • March 12, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: added photos

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