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Schwipps Road 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
Lost pony truss bridge over North Hogan Creek on Schwipps Road
Location
Dearborn County, Indiana
Status
Demolished
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
3-panel Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #37
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16027, -85.08126   (decimal degrees)
39°09'37" N, 85°04'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/665777/4336315 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sunman
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
90
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1500032 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16016 (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: 92.9 (out of 100)
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Schwipps Road Bridge
Posted January 30, 2010, by Satolli Glassmeyer (info [at] scenicroadrallies [dot] com)

This bridge has been replaced with a concrete slab.