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Laura Bradley Park Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Jay Babin

BH Photo #102453

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Dry Run Creek on a park road within Laura Bradley Park in Peoria
Location
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1898
Design
Pratt deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70889, -89.62222   (decimal degrees)
40°42'32" N, 89°37'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/278487/4509749 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Peoria East
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
75
Inventory numbers
IL 072-7000 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2008)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (7,626)
Built 1898 (305)
Built during 1890s (2,996)
Closed (2,663)
Deck truss (1,744)
Illinois (4,686)
NR-eligible (4,056)
One-lane traffic (7,613)
Open (39,979)
Peoria County, Illinois (92)
Peoria, Illinois (36)
Pratt deck truss (359)
Pratt truss (9,347)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,103)
Structurally deficient (14,101)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,598)
Truss (32,960)

Update Log 

  • April 30, 2016: New photos from Steve Conro
  • September 15, 2005: Posted photo from Jay Babin

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