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Old US-31 Tippecanoe River Bridge

Photo 

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Two Span Bowstring!

Photo uploaded by Art S.

View this photo at ebay.com

BH Photo #417643

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge on Old US-31 over Tippecanoe River
Location
Fulton County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge; Stone abutment preserved
History
Built during late 1800's; Replaced 1982; Stone abutment has been preserved
Design
Through truss Bowstring
Probably aThrough truss but hard to tell in the image.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.10580, -86.22048   (decimal degrees)
41°06'21" N, 86°13'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/565454/4550794 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rochester
Inventory number
BH 63895 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2018: Updated by Art Suckewer: Added photo and truss type (two span bowstring)
  • October 30, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "Stoplight Controlled"
  • October 30, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Blog.jimgrey.net - Preserving the Old Bridge Abutment (photos of stone abutment)