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East Fork Birch Creek CR 600 N

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #354165

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over East Fork Birch Creek on CR 600 N
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built c. 1897; Lost 1985
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
Pratt Bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 61.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Also called
Clay County Bridge # 70
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.47440, -87.09119   (decimal degrees)
39°28'28" N, 87°05'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/492156/4369427 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72355 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: added photo
  • May 30, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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