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Minnow Slough Bridge

Photos 

North side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in July 2008

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BH Photo #117612

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Wooden deck bridge over Minnow Slough on TR 163, 1 mi. east of Palestine
Location
Crawford County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a gravel road
History
Built 1909
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.9 ft.
Total length: 30.5 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.00639, -87.58417   (decimal degrees)
39°00'23" N, 87°35'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/449420/4317647 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Merom
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
25
Inventory numbers
IL 017-3312 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 36885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 9.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 21, 2008: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Updated: Overview
  • July 20, 2008: Added by Robert Stephenson

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Comments 

Minnow Slough Bridge
Posted May 6, 2018, by Glen Brannon (hoosierky [at] att [dot] net)

Bridge has been replace with gravel road. Photo taken 5/6/2018