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Brewer Ditch Bridge

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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BH Photo #345476

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Brewer Ditch on CR 1400 W
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
No Longer Exists
History
Built 1915; removed 2000
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Warren Cantilever Bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Also called
Greene County Bridge #206
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.98000, -87.20500   (decimal degrees)
38°58'48" N, 87°12'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/482243/4314577 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sandborn
Land survey
T. 6 N., R. 7 W., Sec. 9
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800144 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39202 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type and Builder... This was a Warren Cantilever Bedstead pony truss
  • March 22, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson
  • March 19, 2009: Updated by J.P.: Bridge No longer exists
  • February 5, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com