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Little Shawnee Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Tom Hall

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BH Photo #115642

Map 

Video 

Little Shawnee Creek Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Description 

This could be a State Highway bridge that was relocated, as that was a common practice in this county.

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over Little Shawnee Creek on /Foster Road BridgeCR 200 East
Location
Fountain County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Design
5-panel, riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #105
Foster Road Bridge Little Shawnee Creek Bridge
CR 200 East Little Shawnee Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.21611, -87.22417   (decimal degrees)
40°12'58" N, 87°13'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/480925/4451767 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mellott
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2300082 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
117

Categories 

Built 1935 (1,669)
Built during 1930s (10,688)
Fountain County, Indiana (68)
Indiana (4,200)
Open (36,870)
Owned by county (18,919)
Pony truss (15,080)
Riveted (1,903)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,004)
Structurally deficient (18,550)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,518)
Truss (29,539)
Warren pony truss (2,956)
Warren truss (5,822)
Wooden deck (5,872)

Update Log 

  • November 27, 2017: New video from Mike Daffron
  • November 5, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • March 7, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Tom Hall - thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Foster Road Bridge
Posted November 28, 2017, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

To all concerned: I did not change the name of this bridge from Little Shawnee to Foster Road bridge. Just saying.