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Pumping Station Road Bridge

Photo 

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

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BH Photo #390593

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over South Fork of Buck Creek on Pumping Station Road
Location
Harrison County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Design
4-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.3 ft.
Skew angle
25 degrees
Also called
Old County Bridge #62
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.11399, -86.03365   (decimal degrees)
38°06'50" N, 86°02'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/584712/4218903 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77222 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,257)
Harrison County, Indiana (37)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,582)
Lost 1991 (293)
Lost during 1990s (3,704)
Pony truss (15,024)
Pratt pony truss (3,160)
Pratt truss (7,965)
Replaced by new bridge (12,302)
Skewed (4,669)
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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