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Collins Bridge

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Collins Bridge

Linton Daily Citizen: July 24 1963

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BH Photo #442745

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Black Creek on CR 1075W
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
Collapsed
History
Built in 1907; collapsed by overweight truck in 1963
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91939, -87.14385   (decimal degrees)
38°55'10" N, 87°08'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/487529/4307841 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84240 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1907 (657)
Built during 1900s (6,718)
Collapsed (296)
Greene County, Indiana (87)
Indiana (4,597)
Lost (21,383)
Lost 1963 (66)
Lost during 1960s (583)
Owned by county (19,768)
Pratt through truss (4,890)
Pratt truss (8,519)
Through truss (13,865)
Truss (30,973)
Wooden deck (5,994)

Update Log 

  • July 7, 2019: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • January 21, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

Collins Bridge
Posted July 7, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Love the photos of the remnants