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Bingham Ford 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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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Beech Creek on CR 900 East
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1905; replaced 2002
Design
Pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Also called
Greene County Bridge #27
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.06417, -86.77417   (decimal degrees)
39°03'51" N, 86°46'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/519537/4323921 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Solsberry
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800019 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16207 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2007)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
110

Categories 

Built 1905 (595)
Built during 1900s (4,705)
Greene County, Indiana (59)
Indiana (3,451)
Lost (12,548)
Lost 2002 (423)
Lost during 2000s (3,282)
One-lane traffic (7,209)
Owned by county (17,061)
Pony truss (13,570)
Pratt pony truss (2,536)
Pratt truss (6,296)
Span length 50-75 feet (7,533)
Total length 50-75 feet (7,285)
Truss (25,443)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added historic name

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