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Deer Creek CR 400E Bridge

Photo 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Deer Creek on County Road 400 East
Location
Cass County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1885
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
5-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #156
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.59736, -86.29881   (decimal degrees)
40°35'50" N, 86°17'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/559328/4494298 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76873 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,178)
Built during 1880s (1,642)
Cass County, Indiana (84)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,686)
Lost 1989 (156)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,049)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Replaced by new bridge (12,384)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,439)
Truss (29,442)
Wrought Iron Bridge Co. (284)

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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