Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve Bridges
Photo taken by Steve Conro in April 2015
BH Photo #323821
There turned out to be 4 separate bridges in the park. It seemed just as easy to leave as one entry.
Not sure where the 1901 date is from. The park was established in 1927. The look like CCC work but no info at park. The stone looks as thought it came from a quarry area near one of the bridges.
- Stone Arch bridges over multiple Kishwaukee River tributaries in forest preserve
- Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois
- Open to traffic
- Built 1901
- Stone arch
Length of largest span: 17.0 ft.
Total length: 36.0 ft.
Deck width: 21.6 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +42.18944, -89.00139 (decimal degrees)
42°11'22" N, 89°00'05" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 16/334738/4672749 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Rockford South
- Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
- Inventory numbers
- IL 101-9933 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15764 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of April 2017)
- Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 80 (out of 100)
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- May 2, 2015: Updated by Steve Conro: Pics and changed name and info