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Five Mile Lane Bridge

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Photo taken by James McCray

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Knob Creek on Five Mile Lane
Location
Floyd County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930
Builder
- East St. Louis Bridge Co. of East St. Louis, Illinois
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 57.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.21500, -85.89333   (decimal degrees)
38°12'54" N, 85°53'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/596879/4230248 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lanesville
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
140
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2200057 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16107 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 54.4 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 4, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been replaced
  • December 17, 2011: Updated by J.P.: Added category "Riveted"
  • April 15, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 4, 2008: New photos from James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Five Mile Lane Bridge
Posted February 4, 2017, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Now, unfortunately, this baby has been replaced anyway. Boo!

Five Mile Lane Bridge
Posted November 26, 2014, by Denvent (Denvent [at] gmail [dot] com)

Bridge was closed to traffic in August 2014. Reconstructed and reopened in November 2014.