Rating:
No votes cast

Shawnee Lane 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 #390120

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on Shawnee Lane
Location
Fountain County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 81.6 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #133
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.24163, -87.23651   (decimal degrees)
40°14'30" N, 87°14'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/479883/4454603 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mellott
Inventory number
BH 77084 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,803)
Fountain County, Indiana (68)
Indiana (4,200)
Lost (18,932)
Pony truss (15,080)
Pratt pony truss (3,199)
Pratt truss (8,068)
Replaced by new bridge (12,561)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,878)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,997)
Truss (29,541)

Update Log 

  • May 13, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources