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Eppleyanna Road Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo submitted by Steve Twigg

BH Photo #102596

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Builder plaque outline looked like Wrought Iron Bridge Co.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Rock Run Creek on E. Eppleyanna Road, 1.5 mi. west of Davis
Location
Stephenson County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1896
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.9 ft.
Total length: 86.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.42638, -89.44474   (decimal degrees)
42°25'35" N, 89°26'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/298884/4700013 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Davis
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
50
Inventory numbers
IL 089-3192 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15679 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • August 7, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • May 17, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • June 12, 2006: Posted photo from Steve Twigg

Sources 

Comments 

Eppleyanna Road Bridge
Posted August 2, 2012, by John Porcellino (ohpfam [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Video footage of the bridge (and a cow):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TaG6cKpFiA