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Opossum Creek Bridge

Photo 

deck view

looking north. bugs on windshield and heavy traffic did not make for a good picture.

Photo taken by Kim Harvey in September 2008

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BH Photo #124802

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete frame bridge over Opossum Creek on IL 127 just north of Pinckneyville
Location
Perry County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Design
Other
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 35.1 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.09139, -89.38278   (decimal degrees)
38°05'29" N, 89°22'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/291043/4218636 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pinckneyville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
5,000
Inventory numbers
IL 073-0021 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 36148 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 67.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 10, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: street view
  • September 21, 2009: Updated by Kim Harvey: Future Prospects
  • September 19, 2008: Updated by Kim Harvey

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