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Carmichael Ford Bridge

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #388169

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Two-span concrete arch bridge over Haw Creek on CR 775 East
Location
Bartholomew County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1908
Builders
- Harmon Bros. (Contractors)
- William H. Rights (Designer)
Design
Filled-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.9 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Haw Creek Bridge
County Bridge #55
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.31722, -85.76639   (decimal degrees)
39°19'02" N, 85°45'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/606343/4352705 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hope
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0300051 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15815 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2011)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
450

Update Log 

  • November 11, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: This bridge was replaced in 2005
  • September 24, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added historic name and builders

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