Rating:
2 votes

Little Blue Creek Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Jeremy Ruble

BH Photo #102478

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Little Blue Creek on 482nd Street (TR 506) between Florence and Milton, 2.75 mi. southeast of Detroit
Location
Pike County, Illinois
Status
Open to one-lane traffic with a weight limit
History
Built 1961
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt through truss with wooden deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.60207, -90.62354   (decimal degrees)
39°36'07" N, 90°37'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/704037/4386290 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bedford
Inventory numbers
IL 075-3181 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15603 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2012)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 65.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
75

Categories 

5-panel truss (450)
Built 1961 (195)
Built during 1960s (1,743)
Have street view (22,040)
Illinois (3,845)
One-lane traffic (7,421)
Open (36,527)
Owned by township (2,298)
Pike County, Illinois (61)
Pratt through truss (4,596)
Pratt truss (8,016)
Riveted (1,874)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,025)
Through truss (12,893)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,635)
Truss (29,433)
Wooden deck (5,863)

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2017: New Street View added by Elliott Johnson
  • September 15, 2005: Posted photos from Jeremy Ruble

Sources 

  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com