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Prairie Creek CR100E

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #368208

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Prairie Creek on CR 100 E
Location
Daviess County, Indiana
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1910; Vincennes Bridge Company
Builder
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana
Design
Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 162.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.6 ft.
Also called
Daviess County Bridge #83
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.72172, -87.14759   (decimal degrees)
38°43'18" N, 87°08'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/487169/4285906 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington
Inventory number
BH 74143 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 14, 2019: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • October 20, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge removed but not replaced

Sources 

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

Comments 

Prairie Creek CR100E
Posted July 14, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

I enjoy photo #4

Prairie Creek CR100E
Posted July 14, 2019, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Daviess County...... wow. Sooo many removals with no replacements. Why??? Must have gotten a lot in scrap.