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McPhillips Road Bridge

Photo 

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 pony truss bridge over Middle Fork of Buck Creek on McPhillips Road
Location
Harrison County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
4-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 7.9 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #64
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.13755, -86.01203   (decimal degrees)
38°08'15" N, 86°00'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/586579/4221537 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77223 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,257)
Harrison County, Indiana (37)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,582)
Lost 1987 (174)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,024)
Pratt pony truss (3,160)
Pratt truss (7,965)
Replaced by new bridge (12,302)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,860)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,412)
Truss (29,376)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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