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Glenwood Bridge

Photos 

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you can actually see the original supports for this bridge in james first photo of the arch bridge in this current location

Floyd county library

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BH Photo #172730

Map 

Description 

Replaced 1930 since the 4 span arch bridge was opened in 1930.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Silver Creek on Old Spring Street
Location
Floyd County, Indiana, and Clark County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
13-panel, pinned Whipple through truss
Also called
Orignal Spring Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.30061, -85.79149   (decimal degrees)
38°18'02" N, 85°47'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/605671/4239859 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Albany
Inventory number
BH 45888 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,566)
Built during 1880s (1,992)
Clark County, Indiana (72)
Floyd County, Indiana (32)
Indiana (4,918)
Lost (24,730)
Lost 1930 (78)
Lost during 1930s (621)
Replaced by new bridge (16,574)
Through truss (15,060)
Truss (32,782)
Whipple truss (387)

Update Log 

  • May 13, 2020: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • February 5, 2011: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type
  • August 13, 2010: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com