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Old IL 15 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in August 2018

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BH Photo #434000

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over a tributary of Big Mound Drainage Ditch on abandoned IL 15 just West of Fairfield
Location
Wayne County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic, but road ends immediately west of the bridge
History
Built 1923
Design
Concrete through girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.36991, -88.41579   (decimal degrees)
38°22'12" N, 88°24'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/376321/4247807 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10
Inventory number
BH 82696 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1923 (571)
Built during 1920s (9,310)
Concrete girder (905)
Girder (8,935)
Have street view (24,829)
IL 15 (2)
Illinois (4,459)
NR-eligible (3,994)
Open (38,163)
Owned by state (14,762)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,597)
Through girder (3,313)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,478)
Wayne County, Illinois (35)

Update Log 

  • November 9, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 9, 2018: Updated by James Baughn: Merged duplicate pages
  • September 2, 2018: Added by Steve Conro

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