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Stoneberger Bridge

Photos 

East side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in August 2008

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BH Photo #123298

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Indiana Bridge designed and fabricated the through span in 1895; it added the approaches in 1905 at the county's behest.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Big Bayou on CR 1750 West
Location
Gibson County, Indiana
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1895; rehabilitated 1905 and 1991
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Pinned, 8-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 182.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Big Bayou Bridge
County Bridge #191
Red Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.24009, -87.90495   (decimal degrees)
38°14'24" N, 87°54'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/420807/4232841 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Harmony
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2600138 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16181 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2006)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.0 (out of 100)

Update Log 

  • March 25, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • May 29, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • April 28, 2010: New photos from Robert Stephenson
  • March 7, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate name and Design
  • April 22, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon
  • January 12, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon: common name
  • September 8, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Stoneberger Bridge
Posted September 23, 2009, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

The fine pictures just posted for the Big Bayou Backwater Bridge are actually pictures of the Stoneberger Bridge.