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Ramp Creek Covered Bridge 14-07-02

Photos 

Oblique view

Photo taken by Chris Light

BH Photo #102689

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over North Fork Salt Creek at Brown County State Park
Location
Brown County, Indiana
Status
Open to two lane traffic
History
Built 1838, relocated 1932, rehabilitated 1986
Builder
- Henry Wolf
Design
Double-barreled Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 88.9 ft.
Total length: 109.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 9.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 21, 1993
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.19544, -86.21649   (decimal degrees)
39°11'44" N, 86°12'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/567658/4338758 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nashville
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
143
Inventory numbers
INNBI 060310 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
WGCB 14-07-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 86000525 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
INDOT P000-07-07101B (Indiana Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 15863 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 30.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,427)
Brown County, Indiana (31)
Built 1838 (13)
Built during 1830s (165)
Burr arch-truss (290)
Covered (1,393)
Double-barreled (69)
Henry Wolf (3)
Indiana (4,260)
NR-listed (2,837)
Open (37,239)
Owned by state (14,231)
Relocated (679)
Select (529)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,966)
Through truss (13,190)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,774)
Truss (29,898)
Wooden deck (5,895)

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2018: New photos from Linda Daffron
  • July 10, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker
  • August 8, 2013: Updated by Tony Dillon: Removed alternate name as Bridge #36 is the Wrightsman Bridge
  • August 25, 2010: New photos from James McCray
  • August 23, 2010: New photos from J.P.
  • October 24, 2008: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • August 18, 2006: Posted photos from Chris Light

Sources 

  • Chris Light - CJKADJ [at] juno [dot] com
  • Dale Travis Covered Bridge List
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Andrew Raker
  • Linda Daffron