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White Oak Creek Bridge CR 1375 S

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #374940

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over White Oak Creek on CR 1375 S
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900; Replaced 1991
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Also called
Clay County Bridge #269
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.18660, -87.08649   (decimal degrees)
39°11'12" N, 87°05'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/492529/4337487 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coal City
Inventory number
BH 75016 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,350)
Clay County, Indiana (61)
Indiana (4,200)
Lost (18,949)
Lost 1991 (293)
Lost during 1990s (3,716)
Pony truss (15,088)
Pratt pony truss (3,200)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Replaced by new bridge (12,572)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,739)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,936)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • January 2, 2017: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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

Comments 

White Oak Creek Bridge CR 1375 S
Posted February 12, 2017, by Anonymous

This little beauty is sitting just to the east. Quite an item. An ancient road grater made in Indianapolis.