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Van Buren Creek Bridge CR 1300 N

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #354162

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Van Buren Creek on CR 1300 N
Location
Clay County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built c 1900
Design
Pratt Bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Deck width: 161.0 ft.
Also called
Clay County Bridge # 37
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.57526, -87.05602   (decimal degrees)
39°34'31" N, 87°03'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/495188/4380618 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brazil East
Inventory number
BH 72352 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Clay County, Indiana (61)
Indiana (4,200)
Lost (18,940)
Pony truss (15,083)
Pratt pony truss (3,199)
Pratt truss (8,069)
Replaced by new bridge (12,565)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,014)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,525)
Truss (29,548)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • May 30, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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