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Turkey Run Bridge

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Turkey Run on CR 1400 N
Location
Fountain County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built in 1886 as part of a 7span bridge in Attica and later moved to this location in 1924; replaced 1991
Design
Wrought iron, pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 145.0 ft.
Total length: 194.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.6 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #156
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.33030, -87.13489   (decimal degrees)
40°19'49" N, 87°08'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/488541/4464427 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Attica
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
354
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2300121 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39138 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 7, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added history, truss type and GPS coordinates
  • February 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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