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Sugar Creek-Frankfort Rd. Bridge

Photos 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on CR 500W
Location
Boone County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built in 1886 by the Smith Bridge Company; replaced in 1987
Builder
- Smith Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
10-panel, Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 141.0 ft.
Total length: 141.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.2 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 20.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #28
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.14891, -86.56335   (decimal degrees)
40°08'56" N, 86°33'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/537191/4444376 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Thorntown
Inventory number
BH 44425 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2010: Added by Anthony Dillon

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