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Beech Creek 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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BH Photo #344946

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Beech Creek on CR 830 E
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1880; replaced 1992
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Also called
Greene County Bridge #26
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.06000, -86.78833   (decimal degrees)
39°03'36" N, 86°47'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/518313/4323456 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Solsberry
Land survey
T. 7 N., R. 3 W., Sec. 7
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800018 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39194 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/1990)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
100

Update Log 

  • March 10, 2016: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • February 5, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com