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Newberry Ford Bridge

Photos 

West side overview

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in April 2010

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BH Photo #163090

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span stone arch bridge over Vernon Fork Muscatatuck River on CR 480 East
Location
Decatur County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1890
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.3 ft.
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Vernon Fork CR 480E Bridge
County Bridge #109
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.25913, -85.38812   (decimal degrees)
39°15'33" N, 85°23'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/639068/4346770 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greensburg
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
140
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1600088 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16062 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,880)
Arch (11,530)
Built during 1890s (2,742)
Decatur County, Indiana (77)
Deck arch (10,782)
Functionally obsolete (7,180)
Indiana (4,625)
NR-eligible (4,015)
Non-Select (300)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,207)
Owned by county (20,050)
Span length under 25 feet (6,524)
Stone arch (2,791)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,371)

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon

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