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West Fork Fourteen Mille Creek Maxwell Road Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Indiana Departement of Transportation

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BH Photo #145833

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over West Fork on Maxwell Road
Location
Clark County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1915; replaced 1992
Design
Riveted, 4-panel Pratt tony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.1 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Also called
Clark County Bridge #61
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.58659, -85.58353   (decimal degrees)
38°35'12" N, 85°35'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/623368/4271852 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Washington
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1000051 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38894 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1990)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 23.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1986)
100

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,130)
Built during 1910s (8,758)
Clark County, Indiana (72)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,683)
Lost 1992 (427)
Lost during 1990s (3,707)
Pony truss (15,049)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Replaced by new bridge (12,382)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Structurally deficient (18,439)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,438)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added bridge number
  • February 21, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added GPS coordinates
  • September 4, 2009: New photo from J.P.
  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

West Fork Bridge
Posted February 27, 2011, by Richard Tekulve (CANOEINDIANA [at] YAHOO [dot] COM)

Called West Fork Fourteenmile Creek per Clark County Road Map.