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Middle Fork Wildcat Creek CR 500E Bridge

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Middle Fork Wildcat Creek on County Road 500 East
Location
Clinton County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1898 by the Lafayette Bridge Company
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
3-panel, pinned Bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.3 ft.
Also called
Old Clinton County Bridge #1
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.41687, -86.41185   (decimal degrees)
40°25'01" N, 86°24'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/549897/4474193 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76900 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 2, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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