This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+40.68535, -88.03826
40°41'07" N, 88°02'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TR 247 over TRIB TO SPRING CR
Structure number:038533200000000
Old structure number:000038533209156 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.5 MI E. TR 22C
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:49.5 ft. [15.1 m]
Total length:96.5 ft. [29.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:Town or Township Highway Agency [03]
Year built:1904
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2014

Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:10 [as of 2013]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:16.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$215,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2014----1016.9
October 2012----2516.8
October 2010----2516.8
September 2008----2916.7
September 2006PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor5925.9
October 2005PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor5925.9
October 2002PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor5925.9
November 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor2526.0
September 1998PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor2526.0
July 1996PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor2526.0
July 1994PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor2526.0
July 1992PoorSeriousCriticalSerious3921.0
July 1990PoorSeriousCriticalSerious3921.0