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US136 Stony Creek Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

Photos taken July 2007 by J.R. Manning

BH Photo #109320

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Stony Creek on US 136 (Main Street) in Danville
Location
Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1896, rehabilitated 1981
Builders
- Ira O. Baker (designing engineer)
- John Beard
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 49.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 16, 1986
Also called
Main Street Stony Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.12444, -87.61722   (decimal degrees)
40°07'28" N, 87°37'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/447409/4441751 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Danville SE
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
10,200
Inventory numbers
IL 092-6000 (Illinois bridge number)
NRHP 86001087 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 15702 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,880)
Arch (11,528)
Built 1896 (253)
Built during 1890s (2,742)
Danville, Illinois (44)
Deck arch (10,780)
Functionally obsolete (7,182)
Illinois (4,468)
Ira O. Baker (1)
John Beard (2)
NR-listed (2,878)
Open (38,201)
Owned by state (15,115)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,601)
Stone arch (2,791)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,972)
US 136 (24)
Vermilion County, Illinois (117)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2011: New photo from Mike Roegner
  • February 2, 2011: Updated by Mike Roegner: Added Ira Baker as designer
  • July 14, 2010: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • April 29, 2010: New photos from Robert Stephenson
  • October 8, 2007: Posted photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jacob P. Bernard
  • Mike Roegner