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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
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1500003 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38931 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/1990)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
100

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