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Covington Circle Trail Bridge #2

Photos 

IndianaTrail.org photo

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BH Photo #194251

Map 

Description 

Part of a 2 span bridge originally located over the East Fork of Coal Creek and relocated here in 2006.

Satellite location and coordinates are estimated as the bridge was not here at the time of the 2005 imagery.

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Mallory Branch on Circle Trail
Location
Covington, Fountain County, Indiana
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built in 1904 over East Fork of Coal Creek; relocated in 2006 and seperated into 2 bridges on a Covington trail.
Builder
- Attica Bridge Co. of Attica, Indiana (Likely fabricator)
Design
Bolted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Also called
Fountain County Bridge #63 (at original location)
Rockfield Cemetery Bridge (original)
Ghost Hollow Bridge (original)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.15619, -87.37149   (decimal degrees)
40°09'22" N, 87°22'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/468362/4445159 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Covington
Inventory number
BH 48259 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 8, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Fixed coordinates
  • January 7, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • February 26, 2011: Added by Anthony Dillon

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com