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Cedar Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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BH Photo #156338

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Cedar Creek on IN 1
Location
Allen County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1977; replaced 1995
Builder
- Indiana Department of Transportation
Design
Riveted Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 174.9 ft.
Total length: 176.8 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.20277, -85.02737   (decimal degrees)
41°12'10" N, 85°01'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/665396/4563142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedarville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
10,101
Inventory numbers
INNBI 000450 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38832 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 95.3 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type
  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

Comments 

Cedar Creek Bridge
Posted July 16, 2012, by Todd (waycool67 [at] rocketmail [dot] com)

I have fond memories crossing this bridge the back way to Ft. Wayne. The concrete thing today sickens me.