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Halter Road Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Jim Cooper

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BH Photo #462579

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over St Joseph River on Halter Road
Location
Allen County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1878 by the Western Bridge Works of Ft. Wayne; replaced in 1984
Builder
- Western Bridge Works of Fort Wayne, Indiana
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.19784, -85.02511   (decimal degrees)
41°11'52" N, 85°01'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/665597/4562599 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedarville
Inventory number
BH 76749 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,567)
Allen County, Indiana (103)
Built 1878 (87)
Built during 1870s (1,110)
Indiana (4,918)
Lost (24,749)
Lost 1984 (110)
Lost during 1980s (1,373)
Replaced by new bridge (16,590)
Through truss (15,075)
Truss (32,799)
Western Bridge Works (8)
Whipple truss (387)

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • April 25, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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