Length of largest span: 57.4 ft.
Total length: 101.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.5 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.26085, -86.25520(decimal degrees) 39°15'39" N, 86°15'19" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
USGS topographic map
INNBI 0700036 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
WGCB 14-07-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 15851 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2009)
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: 25.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
December 14, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Corrected builder's name per Brown County history book and added cost.
November 9, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
August 23, 2010: New photos from J.P.
March 12, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Modified truss type
Posted December 6, 2009, by Harold Scudder (hlscudder [at] cablespeed [dot] com)
For the covered bridge enthusiast, This is one of Indiana's most loved. I have visited this bridge several times and never tire of it.The serenity of the area surrounding the bridge just keeps calling folks back time and time again.