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Short Creek Bridge CR 500 W

Photo 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Short Creek on CR 500 W
Location
Dubois County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1917; replaced 1996
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Also called
Dubois County Bridge #81
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.26167, -86.99833   (decimal degrees)
38°15'42" N, 86°59'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/500145/4234848 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntingburg
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
119
Inventory numbers
INNBI 1900057 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39110 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 2, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: added bridge number and photo
  • February 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com