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Thirteenth Street Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Kim Harvey in March 2012

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BH Photo #226536

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber Kingpost bridge over Illinois Central Railroad on E. Thirteenth Street
Location
Belle Rive, Jefferson County, Illinois
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built ca. 1925
Design
Wooden Kingpost pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 128.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.22799, -88.73846   (decimal degrees)
38°13'41" N, 88°44'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/347835/4232540 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dahlgren
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
25
Inventory numbers
IL 041-9925 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 50170 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2011)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 1, 2018: New photos from David Huffman
  • March 3, 2012: Updated by Kim Harvey: Added category "Wooden deck"
  • November 12, 2011: Added by James Baughn