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Circle Road Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken by James McCray

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Indian Creek on bypassed section of Circle Road
Location
Harrison County, Indiana
Status
Bypassed on a new alignment and closed
History
Built ca. 1884 by the Indianapolis Bridge Company.
Builder
- Indianapolis Bridge Co. of Indianapolis, Indiana
Design
Wrought iron- pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 123.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Old County Bridge #65
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.28963, -86.09533   (decimal degrees)
38°17'23" N, 86°05'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/579114/4238337 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crandall
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
126
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3100042 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16257 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2008)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 6, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added stuff
  • October 14, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • March 1, 2014: New photos from J.P.
  • August 18, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Builder and truss type
  • February 4, 2008: New photos from James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Circle Road Bridge
Posted November 27, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)
Circle Road Bridge
Posted December 7, 2006, by Clark Griswold

This through truss has been closed to traffic but still stands next to its replacement. The new nondescript bridge was completed in 2002.