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Turkey Fork Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2005

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BH Photo #145332

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Turkey Fork on CR 375 South
Location
Crawford County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 76.4 ft.
Total length: 78.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.23833, -86.40806   (decimal degrees)
38°14'18" N, 86°24'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/551802/4232424 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beechwood
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
40
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1300078 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15980 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.7 (out of 100)
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Categories 

5-panel truss (460)
Crawford County, Indiana (31)
Indiana (4,435)
NR-eligible (3,990)
One-lane traffic (7,530)
Open (37,943)
Owned by county (19,493)
Pony truss (15,440)
Pratt pony truss (3,312)
Pratt truss (8,377)
Riveted (2,001)
Select (529)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,063)
Steel grate deck (433)
Structurally deficient (17,438)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,238)
Truss (30,584)

Update Log 

  • October 14, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • March 24, 2010: New photos from James McCray
  • March 5, 2010: Updated by J.P.: updated builder and year built
  • August 15, 2009: New photos from J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com