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Laughery Creek Road Bridge

Photos 

South side of bridge

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in November 2009

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BH Photo #148904

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Warren pony truss bridge over a branch of Laughery Creek on Laughery Creek Road
Location
Dearborn County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge and abandoned
History
Built 1917; bypassed 1993 and abandoned
Design
3-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #4
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.02643, -84.89660   (decimal degrees)
39°01'35" N, 84°53'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/682077/4321815 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aurora
Land survey
T. 4 N., R. 1 W., Sec. 8
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
90
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1500003 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38931 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 95.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 12, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • October 9, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 13, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • November 8, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Bridge still exists
  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com