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Birch Creek IN 59 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in July 2018

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BH Photo #430203

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Birch Creek on IN 59
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1960
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 52.8 ft.
Deck width: 40.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.49028, -87.12556   (decimal degrees)
39°29'25" N, 87°07'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/489203/4371193 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Staunton
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
8,589
Inventory numbers
INNBI 021310 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15914 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 95.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,366)
Built 1931 (832)
Built during 1930s (10,885)
Clay County, Indiana (66)
Deck arch (10,615)
Have street view (24,274)
IN 59 (3)
Indiana (4,294)
Open (37,742)
Owned by state (14,478)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,343)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,715)

Update Log 

  • August 13, 2018: New Street View added by Jeff Wieland
  • July 8, 2018: New photos from Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jeff Wieland

Comments 

Birch Creek IN 59 Bridge
Posted July 8, 2018, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Getting pix on IN 59 is like playing Frogger.