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East Fork Birch Creek CR 25 E

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #354169

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over East Fork Birch Creek on CR 25
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
Removed, now a big, gaping hole.
History
Built c. 1900
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Also called
Clay County Bridge # 85
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.44728, -87.10762   (decimal degrees)
39°26'50" N, 87°06'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/490739/4366418 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72358 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Clay County, Indiana (61)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,686)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,903)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,439)
Truss (29,442)
Warren pony truss (2,947)
Warren truss (5,790)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • July 13, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been removed but not replaced
  • May 30, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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