Rating:
1 vote

Pigeon Creek 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 #157782

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Pigeon Creek on IN 57
Location
Gibson County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1981; replaced 2001
Builder
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 152.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.21050, -87.44189   (decimal degrees)
38°12'38" N, 87°26'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/461314/4229262 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elberfeld
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
7,984
Inventory numbers
INNBI 020490 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39149 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 12, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Builder, Design and Builder
  • February 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources