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Buck Creek US 40 Bridge

Photos 

North side Original railings replaced

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in February 2011

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BH Photo #194016

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Buck Creek on US 40
Location
Henry County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1944
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 59.7 ft.
Total length: 59.7 ft.
Deck width: 68.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.80278, -85.42944   (decimal degrees)
39°48'10" N, 85°25'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/634450/4407047 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dunreith
Inventory numbers
INNBI 014050 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16307 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 88.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
3,555

Categories 

Arch (11,192)
Built 1944 (94)
Built during 1940s (3,570)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,603)
Deck arch (10,431)
Have street view (22,078)
Henry County, Indiana (60)
Indiana (4,198)
Open (36,573)
Owned by state (13,675)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,900)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,434)
US 40 (124)

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • February 20, 2011: New photos from Anthony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com