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Old Vincennes Road Bridge

Photo 

Photo take by the Indiana department of Transportation

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BH Photo #146029

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Yellow Fork on Old Vincennes Road in Galena
Location
Floyd County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.33611, -85.93361   (decimal degrees)
38°20'10" N, 85°56'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/593198/4243646 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Georgetown
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
617
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2200019 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16111 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.7 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,922)
Floyd County, Indiana (32)
Indiana (4,424)
Lost (20,718)
Owned by county (19,448)
Pony truss (15,405)
Replaced by new bridge (13,581)
Skewed (4,787)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,339)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,790)
Truss (30,520)

Update Log 

  • September 8, 2009: New photo from J.P.
  • April 23, 2009: Updated by J.P.: Replaced by a new bridge

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Old Vincennes Road Bridge
Posted December 6, 2006, by Jeff Lewison

This pony truss was replaced in 2001 by a concrete girder bridge.