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Mud Creek CR 850N Bridge

Photo 

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Mud Run Branch of Sugar Creek on County Road 850 North
Location
Boone County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1915
Design
4-panel, riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 55.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.8 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #43
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.16273, -86.40202   (decimal degrees)
40°09'46" N, 86°24'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/550922/4445990 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76822 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Boone County, Indiana (64)
Built during 1910s (8,761)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,697)
Lost 1986 (110)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,054)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Replaced by new bridge (12,393)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,438)
Truss (29,450)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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