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Sterling Avenue Bridge

Photo 

Historic photo

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BH Photo #199253

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Coal Creek on Sterling Avenue
Location
Veedersburg, Fountain County, Indiana
Status
Was on an old alignment of US 41
History
Likely removed sometime after the current US-41 Bridge was built.
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Also called
Old 41 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.09791, -87.24985   (decimal degrees)
40°05'52" N, 87°14'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/478703/4438653 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hillsboro
Inventory number
BH 48788 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,332)
Built during 1890s (3,189)
Fountain County, Indiana (74)
Indiana (5,097)
Lafayette Bridge Co. (72)
Lost (28,402)
Pratt through truss (6,047)
Pratt truss (10,282)
Through truss (16,729)
Truss (35,396)
Veedersburg, Indiana (3)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2011: Added by Tony Dillon

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