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Robb Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Map 

Description 

Indiana Bridge Company patented design.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bedstead Warren pony truss bridge over Robb Creek on C.R. Thomas Road
Location
Gibson County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1891 by the Indiana Bridge Company; replaced in 1989.
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Warren Cantilever Bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 55.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #1
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.48169, -87.54830   (decimal degrees)
38°28'54" N, 87°32'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/452176/4259404 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Patoka
Inventory number
BH 77122 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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