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Valley City Eagle Bridges

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Valley City Twin Eagle Bridges

View of both bridges from the east end or Scott County side of the bridges.

Photo added by Jeremy Ruble

BH Photo #114264

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Illinois River on US 36/I 72 in Valley City
Location
Valley City, Pike County, Illinois, and Scott County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1988
Design
Concrete deck girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 549.9 ft.
Total length: 3,203.6 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 39.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.68842, -90.64225   (decimal degrees)
39°41'18" N, 90°38'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/702179/4395833 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Griggsville
Inventory numbers
IL 075-0123 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 36614 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2012)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 75.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
12,400

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2017: New photos from Jeremy Ruble
  • February 13, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • February 13, 2017: New photo from Daniel Barnes
  • February 26, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Added GPS coordinates
  • November 14, 2008: New photo from Nathan Morton
  • May 13, 2008: Added by Jeremy Ruble

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Comments 

Valley City Eagle Bridges
Posted November 26, 2008, by Andrew (aneucreative [at] aol [dot] com)

Does anyone know the height of these spans from water surface to driving deck? I've crossed these bridges a dozen times in the last 18 months and I get the 'willies' everytime. I wish the side walls/guardrails were taller!