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North Branch Otter Creek Bridge CR 200 W

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

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BH Photo #354126

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over North Branch Otter Creek on CR 200 West
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1897
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 74.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Clay County Bridge #3
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.60383, -87.14306   (decimal degrees)
39°36'14" N, 87°08'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/487718/4383797 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1100003 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38896 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/1990)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
100

Categories 

19th Century (6,183)
Built 1897 (196)
Built during 1890s (2,460)
Clay County, Indiana (61)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,681)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,569)
Structurally deficient (18,430)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,433)
Truss (29,443)

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • May 29, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Fixed location
  • December 9, 2009: Updated by J.P.: no longer exists
  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com