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Wheeler Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P.

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BH Photo #222200

Map 

Video 

Wheeler Road Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Muddy Fork Creek on Wheeler Road
Location
Clark County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Rehabillitated 2011
Builder
- Cambria Steel Co. of Johnstown, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
Design
Pinned, Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.44957, -85.89567   (decimal degrees)
38°26'58" N, 85°53'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/596363/4256275 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Borden
Inventory number
BH 41792 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Cambria Steel Co. (20)
Clark County, Indiana (72)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (466)
Indiana (4,625)
Lattice Railing (200)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,216)
Painted black (21)
Pin-connected (3,697)
Pony truss (15,697)
Pratt pony truss (3,476)
Pratt truss (8,743)
Truss (31,236)

Update Log 

  • July 24, 2019: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • March 17, 2018: New video from Mike Daffron
  • November 26, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • November 26, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "Painted black", "Lattice Railing"
  • December 27, 2011: Updated by J.P.: Added category "Cambria"
  • December 20, 2011: Updated by J.P.: added rehab to history
  • December 17, 2011: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Pin-connected", "One-lane traffic"
  • February 13, 2011: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Corrected truss type to remove from Howe pony truss category
  • March 26, 2009: Updated by J.P.
  • March 16, 2009: Added by J.P.

Sources 

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

Comments 

Wheeler Road Bridge
Posted November 25, 2017, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Does anyone know if this bridge was moved here from another location?