Rating:
No votes cast

Branch Wabash River Bridge

Photo 

Looking West April 2009

Like bridge just West of here, the old one was crumbling concrete, but had Character. Located just West of Logansport State Hospital aka Longcliff

Photo taken by James Norwood

Enlarge

BH Photo #137301

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost stone arch bridge over a branch of Wabash River on S. River Road
Location
Cass County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 2001
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 27.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74667, -86.41000   (decimal degrees)
40°44'48" N, 86°24'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/549809/4510802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clymers
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
275
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0900066 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,426)
Built during 1930s (10,993)
Cass County, Indiana (86)
Deck arch (10,666)
Functionally obsolete (7,562)
Indiana (4,556)
Lost (21,049)
Lost 2001 (430)
Lost during 2000s (3,838)
Replaced by new bridge (13,805)
Span length under 25 feet (6,306)
Stone arch (2,747)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,478)

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2009: New photo from James Norwood
  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Norwood