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CR 100 West Deer Creek Bridge

Photo 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost bedstead pony truss bridge over Deer Creek on Rd 100 W
Location
Grant County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1893, replaced 1993 along with another structure over Deer Creek just over a tenth of a mile South of this structure.
Builders
- H.C. Modlin & Co. (Contractor)
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana (Fabricator)
Design
Warren Cantilever Bedstead pony truss, Riveted
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 38.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Also called
Grant County Bridge #131
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.43518, -85.69110   (decimal degrees)
40°26'07" N, 85°41'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/611016/4476881 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fairmount
Elevation
877 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2700094 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 44740 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/1991)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
100

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Changed truss type
  • April 4, 2010: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com