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Old US 51 Bridge (Richview)

Photos 

Photo taken by Kim Harvey in July 2009

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BH Photo #142107

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over tributary of Rayse Creek on Delaware Road/Old US 51
Location
Washington County, Illinois
Status
Demolished June 2010
History
Built 1920, demolished June 2010
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.38222, -89.17056   (decimal degrees)
38°22'56" N, 89°10'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/310413/4250455 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Irvington
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
25
Inventory numbers
IL 095-0034 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 42965 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2010)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 29 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 9, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: bridge has been demolished
  • May 28, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: tentative demolition date announced
  • October 20, 2009: Updated by Kim Harvey: Future Prospects
  • August 8, 2009: Updated by Kim Harvey: creek name, future prospects
  • July 8, 2009: Updated by Kim Harvey: added category: US 51
  • July 4, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

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