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New Brownsville Covered Bridge 14-03-08

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Photo taken by James McCray in Feburary 2009

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Overview
Covered bridge over a branch of Driftwood River in Mill Race Park
Location
Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1840; relocated and shortened 1986; rehabilitated 1991
Design
Covered Long through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.5 ft.
Total length: 96.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.20611, -85.92917   (decimal degrees)
39°12'22" N, 85°55'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/592456/4340195 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Columbus
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0300229 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
WGCB 14-03-08 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 15820 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 68.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
280

Update Log 

  • February 17, 2016: New photos from J.P.
  • February 9, 2016: New photo from J.P.
  • July 10, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker
  • February 2, 2009: New photos from James McCray

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