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Davis Bridge

Photos 

1909 Postcard view

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BH Photo #470205

Map 

Description 

Contract price was $6,170

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Eel River on Davis Road
Location
Logansport, Cass County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1893; Replaced 1970
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
(2)9-panel, pinned Pratt through trusses
Dimensions
Total length: 320.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.76382, -86.33788   (decimal degrees)
40°45'50" N, 86°20'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/555883/4512750 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89003 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder, date and other stuff
  • August 20, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • April 15, 2020: New photo from Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com