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Hadley Bridge

Photos 

The Iron bridge on CR 300 South over White Lick Creek, Plainfield, Indiana 1975

Courtesy of the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, Plainfield, IN

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BH Photo #432803

Map 

Description 

This appears to be a near twin to old bridge #216 (now Friendship Gardens Bridge), and may have been built at the same time on the same contract.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss bridge over White Lick Creek on CR300S
Location
Hendricks County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1886 by the Morse Bridge Company; Replaced 1984.
Builder
- Morse Bridge Co. of Youngstown, Ohio
Design
Pinned Warren through truss
Also called
White Lick Creek CR300S
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.71851, -86.41774   (decimal degrees)
39°43'07" N, 86°25'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/549904/4396677 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82476 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,568)
Built 1886 (197)
Built during 1880s (1,993)
Hendricks County, Indiana (94)
Indiana (4,918)
Lost (24,738)
Lost 1984 (110)
Lost during 1980s (1,370)
Morse Bridge Co. (36)
Replaced by new bridge (16,580)
Through truss (15,065)
Truss (32,788)
Warren through truss (1,615)
Warren truss (6,564)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2020: New photos from Tony Dillon
  • February 14, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added Historic Name
  • August 10, 2018: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added info
  • August 8, 2018: Updated by Art Suckewer: Added builder and design.
  • August 7, 2018: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com