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Whiskey Run Bridge

Photos 

Bridge Entryway

I found this bridge via Google Earth satellite and was actually expecting it to be much bigger!

Photo taken by Bob Fish

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BH Photo #113892

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Whiskey Run on CR 575 North
Location
Crawford County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.4 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Crawford County Bridge #11
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.37500, -86.35972   (decimal degrees)
38°22'30" N, 86°21'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/555927/4247617 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milltown
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
141
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1300008 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15981 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 65.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1905 (739)
Built during 1900s (6,462)
Crawford County, Indiana (31)
Indiana (4,253)
Lost (19,746)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Non-Select (300)
One-lane traffic (7,501)
Owned by county (19,009)
Pony truss (15,189)
Replaced by new bridge (13,078)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,075)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,137)
Truss (29,881)
Warren pony truss (2,988)
Warren truss (5,945)
Wooden deck (5,894)

Update Log 

  • July 20, 2016: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • July 18, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been replaced
  • April 30, 2008: New photos from Bob Fish

Sources 

  • Bob Fish - crossledguy [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com