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Plummer Creek Covered Bridge 14-28-01

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Photo taken by Tom Hall in September 2007

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Overview
Covered bridge over Plummer Creek on Baseline Road (CR 25 East)
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1883 by A.M. Kennedy & Sons; rehabilitated 1997
Builder
- A.M. Kennedy & Sons
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 122.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 10, 1993
Also called
Richland-Plummer Creek bridge
Greene County Bridge #86
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.99306, -86.93778   (decimal degrees)
38°59'35" N, 86°56'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/505388/4316007 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scotland
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2800060 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 93000466 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 14-28-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 16222 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2011)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 15.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
50

Update Log 

  • May 19, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • March 26, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate name and NRHP date
  • June 22, 2008: Updated by Tom Hall

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