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Dry Fork Bridge

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Photo taken by Melissa Brand-Welch in October 2018

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BH Photo #436612

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Dry Fork on TR 383 (CR 1100N) three miles northeast of Sims. It is described as a "modified Warren truss".
Location
Wayne County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 41.7 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.41528, -88.50444   (decimal degrees)
38°24'55" N, 88°30'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/368658/4252964 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crisp
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
75
Inventory numbers
IL 096-3148 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15720 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 24, 2018: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

Dry Fork Bridge
Posted October 12, 2010, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Photos 9-27-10.