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Manito Road Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Dale Travis

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BH Photo #132265

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Mackinaw River on CH 16 SW of Pekin
Location
Tazewell County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1941; new concrete deck for truss span in 1981; new concrete deck for approach spans in 1995
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 695.6 ft.
Deck width: 27.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.1 ft.
Also called
Mackinaw River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.52579, -89.73084   (decimal degrees)
40°31'33" N, 89°43'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/268680/4489700 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pekin
Land survey
T. 24 N., R. 6 W., Sec. 13
Inventory numbers
IL 090-3001 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15687 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 40.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
4,550

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2017: Updated by Elliott Johnson: Replaced
  • October 9, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 2, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.

Sources 

  • Dale Travis - djtravis [at] dalejtravis [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Mackinaw River Bridge
Posted April 1, 2010, by chuck (carjucky [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Some years ago while travling past on the parellel I 74, I saw a Model A Ford crossing this bridge. Would have made a perfect photo.