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South Fork Prairie Creek CR 575 E

Photo 

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

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BH Photo #368219

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over South Fork Prairie Creek on CR 575 E
Location
Daviess County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905; Replaced 1990
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Also called
Daviess County Bridge #171
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.71775, -87.05961   (decimal degrees)
38°43'04" N, 87°03'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/494817/4285457 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Montgomery
Inventory number
BH 74149 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (7,686)
Daviess County, Indiana (43)
Indiana (5,113)
Lost (29,158)
Lost 1990 (201)
Lost during 1990s (4,157)
Pony truss (17,090)
Pratt pony truss (3,987)
Pratt truss (10,413)
Replaced by new bridge (19,819)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,680)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,866)
Truss (36,018)

Update Log 

  • October 20, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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