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Walnut Street Bridge

Photo 

Pre 1923 photo

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BH Photo #441051

Map 

Description 

Another example of IBCo's rare "High-Triangular" polygonal Warren through truss.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over White River (West Fork) on Walnut Street
Location
Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1889 by the Indiana Bridge Company of Muncie; replaced in 1937
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Indiana Bridge Company "High-Triangular" design.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.20406, -85.38614   (decimal degrees)
40°12'15" N, 85°23'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/637350/4451655 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84046 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

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