TR 156 over WHISKEY CR

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


+40.48758, -87.85792
40°29'15" N, 87°51'29" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TR 156 over WHISKEY CR
Structure number:000038413809095
Location:2 MI E. ILL 49
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Total length:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Owner:Town or Township Highway Agency [03]
Year built:1896
Year reconstructed:1933
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2012

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:25 [as of 2009]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:26.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$138,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2012PoorFairSeriousImminent Failure2526.2
October 2011PoorFairSeriousImminent Failure2526.2
September 2010PoorFairSeriousCritical2526.2
October 2008PoorFairSeriousSerious2926.2
October 2006PoorFairSeriousSerious5926.2
November 2005PoorFairSeriousSerious5926.2
November 2002PoorFairSeriousSerious5926.2
November 2000PoorFairSeriousSerious2526.2
October 1998PoorFairSeriousSerious3526.2
August 1996PoorFairSeriousSerious3526.2
August 1994PoorFairSeriousSerious3526.0
August 1992PoorFairSeriousSerious3526.0
August 1990PoorFairSeriousSerious3526.0