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Wabash & Erie Canal Bridge CR 1300 S

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #374939

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Wabash & Erie Canal on CR 1300 S
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905;Replaced 1988
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 75.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Also called
Clay County Bridge #237
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.19827, -87.13538   (decimal degrees)
39°11'54" N, 87°08'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/488309/4338787 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75015 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,285)
Clay County, Indiana (61)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,690)
Lost 1988 (150)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,052)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Replaced by new bridge (12,386)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,805)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,942)
Truss (29,448)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • January 2, 2017: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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