Rating:
5 votes

Fall Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in April 2010

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BH Photo #163168

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Fall Creek on CR 850 North
Location
Henry County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Unusual fieldstone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.6 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.3 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.05500, -85.48389   (decimal degrees)
40°03'18" N, 85°29'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/629313/4434962 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sulphur Springs
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
1,600
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3300146 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16310 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 70.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,510)
Built during 1920s (9,454)
Deck arch (10,761)
Henry County, Indiana (66)
Indiana (4,612)
NR-eligible (4,011)
Non-Select (300)
Open (38,093)
Owned by county (19,979)
Span length under 25 feet (6,493)
Stone arch (2,783)
Structurally deficient (15,912)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,684)

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added arch type.
  • April 20, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: modified type

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger

Comments 

Fall Creek Bridge
Posted February 10, 2013, by AR

I really like that north railing. It has such a DIY look.