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White Lick Creek Bridge

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

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BH Photo #156593

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Description 

For current pictures of this bridge see the Friendship Gardens Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Relocated through truss bridge originally over White Lick Creek on CR 800 S
Location
Hendricks County, Indiana
Status
Moved to a park in Plainfield
History
Built 1886 by the Morse Bridge Company
Builder
- Morse Bridge Co. of Youngstown, Ohio
Design
Pinned, wrought iron Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 167.0 ft.
Total length: 171.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 21.6 ft.
Also called
Friendship Garden Bridge
Hendricks County Bridge #216
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64523, -86.38845   (decimal degrees)
39°38'43" N, 86°23'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/552470/4388561 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plainfield
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3200164 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39243 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/1990)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 31.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1988)
100

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • February 28, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Changed status, this bridge does still exsist in a different location.
  • February 5, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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