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Paint Creek CR 150E Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken Sept. 2006 by Tom Hall

BH Photo #102701

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Paint Creek on CR 150 East
Location
Carroll County, Indiana
Status
Will be replaced by a modern bridge in fall of 2008 (possibly moved for use as a pedestrian bridge over the Old Wabash & Erie Canal)
History
Built 1908
Builders
- Attica Bridge Co. of Attica, Indiana
- Peirce, James M.
Design
3-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.2 ft.
Total length: 53.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Carroll County Bridge #81
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.61056, -86.49639   (decimal degrees)
40°36'38" N, 86°29'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/542602/4495648 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Deer Creek
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
62
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0800058 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15877 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 25.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • June 30, 2008: Updated by Paul Brandenburg
  • June 29, 2008: Updated by Paul Brandenburg
  • June 26, 2008: Updated by Paul Brandenburg: added county bridge number
  • October 16, 2006: Posted photos from Tom Hall

Sources 

  • Tom Hall - thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com
  • Paul Brandenburg - indianabridges [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Paint Creek CR 150E Bridge
Posted September 28, 2007, by RL Bozell (jrbozell45 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Bridge still open to traffic. Just north of hwy 218 east of Camden, In. Good photo ops. Wooden deck, low load limit.