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Scheer Road Bridge

Photos 

By the look of the cornstalks and the debris line in the surrounding trees this was at least 1/3rd under water recently

Photo taken by Steve Conro in May 2012

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BH Photo #232190

Map 

Description 

Built at a cost of $2357.55

Facts 

Overview
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Forked Creek on Scheer Road
Location
Will County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Julius Pfaff
Design
Concrete through girder.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 61.7 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Also called
Forked Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.38343, -87.90232   (decimal degrees)
41°23'00" N, 87°54'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/424554/4581715 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Manhattan
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
50
Inventory numbers
IL 099-3257 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 52188 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 17, 2018: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • April 23, 2012: Added by Nathan Holth

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