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Brush Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Fmiser in November 2011

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #234275

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Brush Creek on TR 355, 3.5 mi. north of Pawnee
Location
Sangamon County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928, probably moved here in 1956
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 103.0 ft.
Total length: 103.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64889, -89.60250   (decimal degrees)
39°38'56" N, 89°36'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/276703/4392025 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New City
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
25
Inventory numbers
IL 084-3161 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15645 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 9, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • July 3, 2012: Updated by Fmiser: Changed build date, updated type
  • June 28, 2012: New photos from Fmiser

Sources 

  • Fmiser - fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Brush Creek Bridge
Posted March 27, 2011, by Anonymous

Seems to be some confusion on the plaques. One of them says "Built 1928". 1928 would seem more likely for that design.

Brush Creek Bridge
Posted March 27, 2011, by Dave Hill (gladtobehere9 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

We visited this bridge on March 26, 2011.

It is still in good condition.

Brush Creek Bridge
Posted March 27, 2011, by Dave Hill (gladtobehere9 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

We visited this bridge on March 26, 2011.

It is still in good condition.

Brush Creek Bridge
Posted November 22, 2007, by Dale Travis (travisdj [ [at] ] bigfoot [dot] com)

Pictures taken 11-9-07.