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Washington Street Bridge (Old)

Photo 

1913 Flood photo

Pre 1923 photo

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BH Photo #440942

Map 

Description 

Survived the 1913 flood and was replaced by the current concrete arches in 1930. Some of the abutment stones remain at the footing of the current bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Baltimore Through truss bridge over White River (West Fork) on Washington Street
Location
Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1880's
Design
Baltimore through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.19489, -85.39181   (decimal degrees)
40°11'42" N, 85°23'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/636886/4450628 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84003 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

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