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Five Mile Lane Bridge

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Photo taken by James McCray

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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
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2200057 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16107 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
140

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.