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IND 5/Old SR 221 Walnut Creek Bridge

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #160691

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Concrete tee beam bridge over Walnut Creek on Indiana SR 5/ former SR 221
Location
Grant County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1995
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.3 ft.
Also called
Indiana State Highway Bridge #221-27-1442
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.50013, -85.50236   (decimal degrees)
40°30'00" N, 85°30'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/626902/4484346 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Van Buren
Elevation
860 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 44738 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (14,421)
Built during 1930s (11,263)
Concrete tee beam (2,953)
Grant County, Indiana (47)
Indiana (4,623)
Lost (22,396)
Lost 1995 (413)
Lost during 1990s (3,849)
Owned by state (15,164)
Replaced by new bridge (14,959)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,982)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,983)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2010: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood