Rating:
2 votes

2nd Street Bridge

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2011

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BH Photo #221917

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over King Creek just west of Mineral on 2nd St (TR10B)
Location
Bureau County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 71.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
King Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.38347, -89.84304   (decimal degrees)
41°23'01" N, 89°50'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/262274/4585228 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mineral
Inventory numbers
IL 006-4241 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 42976 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2012)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
10

Categories 

19th Century (6,181)
Built 1899 (305)
Built during 1890s (2,459)
Bureau County, Illinois (104)
Have street view (22,044)
Illinois (3,845)
Open (36,529)
Owned by township (2,298)
Pony truss (15,047)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,016)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,890)
Structurally deficient (18,407)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,429)
Truss (29,434)

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2011: New photos from Steve Conro
  • December 10, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • April 12, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated map and road name.
  • July 5, 2009: Added by Kim Harvey

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