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Water Works Bridge

Photo 

Kokomo Carter Street Waterworks Bridge

Looking West at former bridge replaced by UCEB in 1968

Kokomo Perspective Newspaper

View this photo at kokomoperspective.com

BH Photo #292642

Map 

Description 

Featured LBCo. "Sunburst" portal bracing.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wildcat Creek on Carter Street
Location
Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1892 by the Lafayette Bridge Company; Replaced 1968
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
8-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Also called
Carter Street-Wildcat Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.48394, -86.11074   (decimal degrees)
40°29'02" N, 86°06'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/575368/4481851 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kokomo East
Inventory number
BH 62734 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and truss type
  • August 29, 2014: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com