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McDonough Street Bridge

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McDonough Street Bascule Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in July 2011

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Des Plaines River on McDonough Street (US 6/52) in Joliet
Location
Joliet, Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1933 by the Mississippi Valley Structural Steel Co.; rehabilitated 1987
Builder
- Mississippi Valley Structural Steel Co. of Decatur, Illinois
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 173.8 ft.
Total length: 405.7 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.51627, -88.08849   (decimal degrees)
41°30'59" N, 88°05'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/409174/4596642 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
10,600
Inventory numbers
IL 099-9904 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15743 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 62.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 26, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler