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Burnetts Creek Arch

Photo 

Burnetts Creek Arch

Copyright - Paul Brandenburg - February 2003

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BH Photo #116091

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Burnetts Creek on Towpath Road
Location
Carroll County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1840
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 21.6 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 84.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places in 2002
Also called
Carroll County Bridge 181
Towpath Road Bridge
Wabash and Erie Canal Culvert #100
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70194, -86.56917   (decimal degrees)
40°42'07" N, 86°34'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/536396/4505760 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Burrows
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0800119 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 02000194 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 15882 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 73.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
288

Categories 

19th Century (6,154)
Arch (11,154)
Built 1840 (33)
Built during 1840s (153)
Carroll County, Indiana (93)
Deck arch (10,397)
Indiana (4,196)
NR-listed (2,841)
Open (36,380)
Owned by county (18,800)
Select (535)
Span length under 25 feet (5,731)
Stone arch (2,637)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,791)
Wabash and Erie Canal (2)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2009: Updated by James Norwood
  • June 29, 2008: New photo from Paul Brandenburg
  • June 26, 2008: Updated by Paul Brandenburg: added county bridge number

Sources 

  • Paul Brandenburg - indianabridges [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • James Norwood
  • Burnett's Creek Arch page - Great link with photos, including a historic view and info. A must see.