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Maucks Pond IN 64 Bridge

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East end

10/15/2007

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in October 2007

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BH Photo #114797

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Maucks Pond on IN 64
Location
Mt. Carmel, Gibson County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1979
Builder
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana
Design
Main span: Riveted, 11-panel Parker through truss
Approaches: Two riveted 6-panel Warren pony trusses, one on each end
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 197.8 ft.
Total length: 348.7 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.2 ft.
Also called
Bayou Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.39361, -87.74667   (decimal degrees)
38°23'37" N, 87°44'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/434796/4249752 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Mount Carmel
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
9,444
Inventory numbers
INNBI 022840 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16189 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • January 5, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • May 20, 2010: New photos from Robert Stephenson
  • March 9, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Street view
  • March 8, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Builder and Design
  • September 28, 2009: New photos from Robert Stephenson
  • May 20, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson
  • June 5, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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Comments 

Maucks Pond IN 64 Bridge
Posted February 2, 2011, by Todd D. Walker (mrwalk08 [at] aol [dot] com)

The cutting torch cometh

Maucks Pond IN 64 Bridge
Posted May 20, 2009, by Robert Stephenson (seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Flooding has also slowed the replacement of the Maucks Pond bridge.