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South Fork Wildcat Creek US 421 Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

Photo taken Nov. 2006 by Tom Hall

BH Photo #102734

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Fork Wildcat Creek on US 421
Location
Clinton County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1985
Design
Riveted, 9-panel Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 193.8 ft.
Deck width: 27.6 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.31658, -86.54656   (decimal degrees)
40°18'60" N, 86°32'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/538526/4462994 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Frankfort
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
5,260
Inventory numbers
INNBI 032200 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
INDOT 39-12-01792B (Indiana Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
BH 15949 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 46.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

9-panel truss (133)
Built 1940 (1,023)
Built during 1940s (3,899)
Clinton County, Indiana (72)
Functionally obsolete (7,182)
Have street view (25,399)
Indiana (4,625)
NR-eligible (4,015)
Open (38,201)
Owned by state (15,115)
Parker pony truss (363)
Parker truss (1,596)
Pony truss (15,690)
Riveted (2,052)
Select (530)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,997)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,059)
Truss (31,212)
US 421 (20)

Update Log 

  • August 21, 2010: New photos from Jim Grey
  • February 26, 2007: Posted photos from Tom Hall

Sources 

  • Tom Hall - thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com
  • Jim Grey - mobilene [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com