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Abe Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in January 2012

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BH Photo #222883

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Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Spring Creek on Abe Street in Joliet
Location
Joliet, Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 37.0 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.53531, -88.06305   (decimal degrees)
41°32'07" N, 88°03'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/411322/4598730 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Inventory numbers
IL 099-6459 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15733 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2012)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 10.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1999)
1,100

Categories 

Arch (11,274)
Built 1911 (682)
Built during 1910s (8,807)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,644)
Deck arch (10,511)
Illinois (3,867)
Joliet, Illinois (44)
Open (36,905)
Owned by city (4,550)
Skewed (4,719)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,740)
Structurally deficient (18,555)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,936)
Will County, Illinois (129)

Update Log 

  • January 6, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro

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