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Black Creek Prairie Branch CR 300N Bridge

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Black Creek on Rd 300 N
Location
Grant County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Pratt Pony Truss, Replaced 1990
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.6 ft.
Also called
Grant County Bridge #40
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.59582, -85.49107   (decimal degrees)
40°35'45" N, 85°29'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/627678/4494984 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
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Elevation
846 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 44716 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1900 (850)
Built during 1900s (5,675)
Grant County, Indiana (44)
Indiana (3,655)
Lafayette Bridge Co. (45)
Lost (16,288)
Lost 1990 (93)
Lost during 1990s (3,547)
Owned by county (17,929)
Pony truss (14,315)
Pratt pony truss (2,777)
Pratt truss (7,251)
Replaced by new bridge (10,585)
Total length 50-75 feet (7,921)
Truss (27,837)

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2010: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood