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Richland Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Joshua Collins

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BH Photo #111639

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Richland Creek on CR 270E
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1905
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
County Bridge #21
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.04278, -86.89083   (decimal degrees)
39°02'34" N, 86°53'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/509447/4321529 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomfield
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
160
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800014 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16225 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

5-panel truss (460)
Built 1905 (739)
Built during 1900s (6,469)
Greene County, Indiana (82)
Indiana (4,253)
Lost (19,757)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Non-Select (300)
One-lane traffic (7,504)
Owned by county (19,013)
Pin-connected (3,517)
Pony truss (15,191)
Pratt pony truss (3,225)
Pratt truss (8,182)
Replaced by new bridge (13,082)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,962)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,108)
Truss (29,885)

Update Log 

  • March 10, 2016: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • December 8, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added county bridge #
  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: bridge has been replaced

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com