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Dixon Springs Arch Bridge

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View from southwest

Photo taken by James Baughn in March 2014

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BH Photo #279926

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span concrete arch bridge over Hills Branch on IL 146 at Dixon Springs State Park
Location
Pope County, Illinois
Status
Open to two-lane traffic
History
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1975
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 188.0 ft.
Total length: 347.8 ft.
Deck width: 30.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.38301, -88.67103   (decimal degrees)
37°22'59" N, 88°40'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/352061/4138671 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Glendale
Land survey
T. 13 S., R. 5 E., Sec. 16
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,800
Inventory numbers
IL 076-0007 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15617 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,282)
Built 1928 (1,066)
Built during 1920s (8,979)
Deck arch (10,532)
Have street view (23,394)
IL 146 (5)
Illinois (3,904)
NR-eligible (3,968)
Open (36,875)
Open-spandrel arch (694)
Owned by state (13,991)
Pope County, Illinois (21)
Span length 175-250 feet (1,828)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,682)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2016: New photo from James Baughn
  • March 16, 2014: New photos from James Baughn
  • July 10, 2006: Posted all new photos