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Richland Creek Bridge

Photos 

East side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in July 2008

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BH Photo #117544

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Richland Creek on TR 328, 2.1 mi. southwest of Strasburg
Location
Shelby County, Illinois
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1909
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.34583, -88.65694   (decimal degrees)
39°20'45" N, 88°39'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/357219/4356464 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stewardson West
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
50
Inventory numbers
IL 087-3207 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15665 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 21.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 14, 2014: New photos from Elliott Johnson
  • July 17, 2008: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Updated: Year built and status

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Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com