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Lee Branch Bridge

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

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Lee Branch/S.Hogan Creek on Cold Spring Road
Location
Dearborn County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Reinforced concrete arch - under fill
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Dearborn County Bridge #24
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.06861, -85.07333   (decimal degrees)
39°04'07" N, 85°04'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/666678/4326157 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dillsboro
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
90
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1500021 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 40 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,345)
Built during 1910s (8,998)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,699)
Dearborn County, Indiana (60)
Deck arch (10,595)
Indiana (4,292)
NR-eligible (3,982)
Non-Select (300)
One-lane traffic (7,513)
Open (37,469)
Owned by county (19,092)
Skewed (4,789)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,215)
Structurally deficient (17,859)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,221)

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Lee Branch Bridge
Posted January 23, 2018, by Jeff B

Know this little one-lane bridge well. She's seen a lot in her 108 years. This bridge is being replaced in April 2018 by a new I-beam/concrete structure.