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Jordan Creek Covered Bridge

Photos 

1936 photo

Indiana Historical Society

BH Photo #445960

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Jordan Creek on Bowling Green-Poland Road
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1871 by Muehler & Notter; replaced in 1959
Builder
- Muehler & Notter
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 87.0 ft.
Total length: 105.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.38647, -87.01641   (decimal degrees)
39°23'11" N, 87°00'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/498586/4359664 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84855 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 27, 2019: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • March 31, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com