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Straight River IN 162 Bridge

Photos 

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #254933

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Straight River on IN 162
Location
Dubois County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1948; rehabilitated 1982
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 126.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.35528, -86.89222   (decimal degrees)
38°21'19" N, 86°53'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/509416/4245240 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntingburg
Inventory numbers
INNBI 028400 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16090 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 61.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
9,150

Categories 

Built 1948 (346)
Built during 1940s (3,612)
Dubois County, Indiana (55)
Functionally obsolete (8,050)
Have street view (22,581)
Indiana (4,200)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Open (36,893)
Owned by state (13,897)
Pony truss (15,085)
Select (535)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,834)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,308)
Truss (29,552)
Warren pony truss (2,957)
Warren truss (5,826)

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • May 30, 2013: New photos from M. D. Caillet
  • April 15, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 7, 2010: Updated by Kim Harvey: truss type from SHAARD

Sources 

  • Kim Harvey
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Straight River IN 162 Bridge
Posted August 17, 2007, by Anonymous

Still in use - July, 2007.