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Yorktown Park Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in May 2006

BH Photo #182682

Map 

Street View 

Video 

Yorktown Park Bridge

Mike Daffron

Play video on YouTube

Description 

This span was saved from demolition and acquired by the city of Yorktown for pedestrian use

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Buck Creek on trail
Location
Yorktown, Delaware County, Indiana
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Originally built as part of a 2-span bridge at Mahalasville in Morgan County, with this span being moved here in 2005.
Builder
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana
Design
Riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 90.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Also called
Mahalasville Bridge (Original location)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.17510, -85.49412   (decimal degrees)
40°10'30" N, 85°29'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/628214/4448278 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Muncie West
Inventory number
BH 46526 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2017: New video from Mike Daffron
  • March 11, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • December 11, 2016: New photo from John Key
  • November 27, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: added bridge location
  • March 22, 2011: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • October 16, 2010: Added by Anthony Dillon

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Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Brent Tindall - bizzat219 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Key
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com