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Patoka River Bridge CR 800 W

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Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Patoka River on CR 800 W
Location
Dubois County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1898; replaced 1992
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 92.9 ft.
Total length: 98.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.5 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #79
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.34639, -87.05391   (decimal degrees)
38°20'47" N, 87°03'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/495289/4244250 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Velpen
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1900055 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39109 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/1990)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
100

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder and truss type
  • February 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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