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Ester Ridge 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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BH Photo #389658

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over West Fork Tanners Creek on Ester Ridge Road
Location
Dearborn County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1905; replaced 1991
Design
4-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 59.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #49
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.19457, -85.00725   (decimal degrees)
39°11'40" N, 85°00'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/672089/4340260 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sunman
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
90
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1500044 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38936 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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