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New Amsterdam Bridge

Photos 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Branch of Ohio River on Green Street
Location
Harrison County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
7-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 117.0 ft.
Total length: 120.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.6 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Also called
Green Street Bridge
Old County Bridge #73
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.10030, -86.27636   (decimal degrees)
38°06'01" N, 86°16'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/563447/4217190 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Amsterdam
Inventory number
BH 77225 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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