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Aikman Creek CR 225 E

Photo 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Aikman Creek on CR 225 E
Location
Daviess County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900; Replaced 1986
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.9 ft.
Also called
Daviess County Bridge #245
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.56963, -87.12375   (decimal degrees)
38°34'11" N, 87°07'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/489219/4269026 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74158 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,282)
Daviess County, Indiana (35)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,683)
Lost 1986 (110)
Lost during 1980s (1,048)
Pony truss (15,049)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Replaced by new bridge (12,382)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,438)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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