Rating:
3 votes

Richland 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 #180143

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Richland Creek on CR 650N (CR-1210E)
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
replaced by ugly bridge
History
Built 1905; rehabilitated 1993
Design
Bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Greene County Bridge #9
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.11667, -86.71611   (decimal degrees)
39°07'00" N, 86°42'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/524542/4329761 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stanford
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800003 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16224 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
110

Update Log 

  • March 10, 2016: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • March 28, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been closed and is also doomed.
  • October 1, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type

Sources 

Comments 

Richland Creek Bridge
Posted November 30, 2014, by Mike Daffron

bridge has been replaced