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Big Pine Creek Bridge

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Big Pine Creek on CR 750 South
Location
Benton County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1894
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 97.1 ft.
Total length: 151.8 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.4 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #127
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.49733, -87.20569   (decimal degrees)
40°29'50" N, 87°12'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/482570/4482978 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chatterton
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0400077 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15823 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder, truss type and coordinates
  • July 5, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon

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Comments 

Big Pine Creek Bridge
Posted January 9, 2007, by Tom Hall (thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com)

This bridge no longer exists.