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Morgan Street Bridge

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Morgan Street Bridge

Taken from rail-trail bridge looking south. Link to rail-trail bridge here: https://bridgehunter.com/il/winnebago/bh41899/

Photo taken by Anthony in September 2016

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BH Photo #381051

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete bridge over Rock River on Morgan Street, 0.2 mi. east of Main St
Location
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois
Status
Gone in 2011. Replaced by a new bridge in 2013.
History
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1960; replaced 2013
Design
Other
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 96.1 ft.
Total length: 797.6 ft.
Deck width: 36.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.26145, -89.09439   (decimal degrees)
42°15'41" N, 89°05'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/327255/4680929 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rockford North
Inventory numbers
IL 101-6132 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15766 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2009)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
8,700

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2017: New photo from Anthony
  • February 23, 2017: Updated by Anthony: Updated status to reflect bridge's replacement.

Sources 

  • Anthony