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Black Creek Bridge

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South end

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in April 2008

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BH Photo #116145

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Black Creek Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Black Creek on CR 1450 West
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1890
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 98.1 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Greene County Bridge #188
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.01628, -87.21291   (decimal degrees)
39°00'59" N, 87°12'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/481568/4318604 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Linton
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800129 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16209 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
110

Update Log 

  • July 4, 2017: New video from Mike Daffron
  • May 2, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • March 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate Name and Builder
  • June 29, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com