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CR 750W Bridge

Photos 

East side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in October 2008

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BH Photo #134564

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Indiana Rail Road on CR 750 West
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement. Contract bids Sep. 2, 2015
History
Built 1935
Railroad
- Indiana Rail Road (INRD)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.3 ft.
Total length: 99.7 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.02929, -87.08131   (decimal degrees)
39°01'45" N, 87°04'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/492962/4320029 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Switz City
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
160
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800180 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 40576 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.1 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (13,686)
Built 1935 (1,721)
Built during 1930s (10,953)
Doomed (1,064)
Greene County, Indiana (86)
Indiana (4,551)
Indiana Rail Road (33)
Open (38,022)
Owned by county (19,519)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,533)
Timber stringer (3,550)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,255)
Wooden deck (5,975)

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2015: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • March 1, 2009: Added by Robert Stephenson

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