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Bear Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in August 2013

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BH Photo #264788

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bear Creek on Lenox Rd, 5.0 mi. northwest of Carlinville
Location
Macoupin County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 78.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.30499, -89.97554   (decimal degrees)
39°18'18" N, 89°58'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/243429/4354844 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carlinville West
Inventory numbers
IL 059-3129 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15463 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2012)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 23.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
50

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2013: New photos from Steve Conro

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Bear Creek Bridge
Posted November 20, 2009, by Dale Travis (daletravis [at] bigfoot [dot] com)

Photo taken 11-14-09, bridge on Lenox Rd.