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Turkey Foot 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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Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Big Eagle Creek on Turkey Foot Road
Location
Boone County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1894
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
7-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 114.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.7 ft.
Also called
Big Eagle Creek-Turkey Foot Rd. Bridge
Old County Bridge #187
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.97297, -86.26843   (decimal degrees)
39°58'23" N, 86°16'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/562471/4425013 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77703 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 18, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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