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Veale Creek CR 300 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 Veale Creek on CR 300 E
Location
Daviess County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.0 ft.
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Also called
Daviess County Bridge #256
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.62804, -87.10972   (decimal degrees)
38°37'41" N, 87°06'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/490449/4275506 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74159 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1990 (71)
Built during 1990s (563)
Daviess County, Indiana (35)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,674)
Modern (1,664)
Pony truss (15,049)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,018)
Replaced by new bridge (12,371)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,564)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,430)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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