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Elm Street Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Postcard use courtesy of John Hobson

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BH Photo #442240

Map 

Description 

Another example of Indiana Bridge Company's unique High-Triangular truss.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over White River (West Fork) on Elm Street
Location
Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1890's by the Indiana Bridge Company of Muncie; replaced in 1937.
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
IBCo. High-Triangular polygonal Warren Truss.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.20260, -85.38245   (decimal degrees)
40°12'09" N, 85°22'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/637667/4451499 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84121 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 12, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • January 11, 2019: Added by Tony Dillon

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