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Little Salt Creek Bridge

Photos 

South end

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in June 2008

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BH Photo #117056

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Salt Creek on TR 304, 3 mi. northwest of Dieterich
Location
Effingham County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Design
Riveted, 3-panel Bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.09529, -88.43585   (decimal degrees)
39°05'43" N, 88°26'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/375831/4328332 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dieterich
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
25
Inventory numbers
IL 025-3138 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15217 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 2, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Updated design
  • July 8, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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