Rating:
3 votes

Sangamon River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P.

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BH Photo #180844

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span through truss bridge over Sangamon River on TR 51
Location
Piatt County, Illinois
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 203.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.12111, -88.49778   (decimal degrees)
40°07'16" N, 88°29'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/372373/4442274 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seymour
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
50
Inventory numbers
IL 074-3044 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15590 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 18.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 27, 2012: Updated by J.P.: updated to closed based on comment in forum.
  • December 10, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • October 12, 2010: New photos from James McCray
  • October 4, 2010: New photos from J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Sangamon River Bridge
Posted February 27, 2012, by Aaron holt

This bridge is now closed to traffic

Sangamon River Bridge
Posted December 10, 2011, by Matt (thephotosknow [at] yahoo [dot] com)

More of the same nonsense here, but that J.P. guy's photos are pretty good.

Sangamon River Bridge
Posted January 24, 2008, by Dale Travis (travisdj [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Photos taken 1-23-08