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Middle Fork Wildcat Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Richard Hendrix in August 2010

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BH Photo #175541

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Video 

Middle Fork Wildcat Creek Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Description 

Visible from county road 700s. Looks like it was a private owned bridge to cross a small creek to a farmstead that no longer exists. May still be in use by local farmers to access a nearby field. I will try to find out more details on it soon.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Warren pony truss bridge over Middle Fork Wildcat Creek off of CR 700S
Location
Carroll County, Indiana
Status
Abandoned
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.44531, -86.46370   (decimal degrees)
40°26'43" N, 86°27'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/545480/4477322 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Burlington
Inventory number
BH 46007 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,046)
Carroll County, Indiana (93)
Indiana (4,199)
Owned privately (1,300)
Pony truss (15,068)
Truss (29,503)
Warren pony truss (2,954)
Warren truss (5,816)

Update Log 

  • September 10, 2017: New video from Mike Daffron
  • March 12, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • April 25, 2015: New photos from Tony Dillon
  • August 31, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added name (stream crossed) and changed truss type.
  • August 30, 2010: Added by Richard Hendrix

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