Rating:
1 vote

Green Bay Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

Enlarge

View more info about Indiana historic bridges from the SHAARD database

BH Photo #157447

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 880 N (Green Bay Road)
Location
Fountain County, Indiana
Status
Bridge removed and road abandoned
History
Built ca.1910 by the Attica Bridge Company
Builder
- Attica Bridge Co. of Attica, Indiana
Design
Riveted Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 109.9 ft.
Total length: 112.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.4 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #135
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.25485, -87.19913   (decimal degrees)
40°15'17" N, 87°11'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/483065/4456062 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Attica
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2300106 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39136 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Bridge is gone. It appeared to be in satellite and Tom Hall confirmed it.
  • March 7, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder, truss type and GPS coordinates
  • February 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

Comments 

Green Bay Road Bridge
Posted April 24, 2010, by Tom Hall (thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com)

I'm pretty sure this bridge is gone. I couldn't find any trace of it.