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McPherrens Ditch Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost concrete arch bridge over McPherrens Ditch on Seminary Street
Location
Huntington County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920; replaced 1993
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 24.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.96500, -85.37500   (decimal degrees)
40°57'54" N, 85°22'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/636739/4536143 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntington
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3500106 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39266 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/1991)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 28.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
200

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2009: Added by James Baughn