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Foorman 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 #165326

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Rees Ditch on CR 1100 North
Location
Delaware County, Indiana
Status
Removed and replaced
History
Built 1925 by the Indiana Bridge Company, replaced in 2003.
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.8 ft.
Total length: 73.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Black Bridge Old County Bridge #38
Rees Ditch-CR 1100N Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.34940, -85.30615   (decimal degrees)
40°20'58" N, 85°18'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/643849/4467915 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eaton
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
74
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1800029 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16076 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2017)
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: 97 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1925 (1,227)
Built during 1920s (9,461)
Delaware County, Indiana (62)
Indiana (4,613)
Indiana Bridge Co. (120)
Lost (22,117)
Lost 2003 (508)
Lost during 2000s (4,027)
Owned by county (19,993)
Pony truss (15,666)
Replaced by new bridge (14,767)
Skewed (4,810)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,580)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,964)
Truss (31,122)
Warren pony truss (3,188)
Warren truss (6,231)
Wooden deck (5,993)

Update Log 

  • May 14, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Bridge has been replaced

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