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Boy Scout Road Bridge

Boy Scout Road Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: April 13, 2013

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Boy Scout Road (Neal Lane, CR-55) Over Dickison Run
Location
Rural: Peoria County, Illinois: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1952 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
81 Feet (25 Meters)
Structure Length
86 Feet (26 Meters)
Roadway Width
20.7 Feet (6.31 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
72302816522

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Built in 1952, this is a late example of a riveted pony truss bridge. It retains good historic integrity with no major alterations. The trusses are traditionally composed. A pair of channels function as railings on the bridge. The bridge is noted for its substantial 35 degree skew.

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