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McCoy Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Salamonie River on 150 E
Location
Huntington County, Indiana
Status
Abandoned for many years before being removed. Bridge was well built and the county had a very hard time bringing it down. Cut stone abutments remain.
History
Built in 1892 by the Champion Bridge Company, removed ca. 1990's but not replaced.
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Camelback through truss
Also called
County Bridge #26
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.67004, -85.42099   (decimal degrees)
40°40'12" N, 85°25'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/633459/4503327 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Warren
Inventory number
BH 43212 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,851)
Built 1892 (210)
Built during 1890s (2,731)
Camelback truss (333)
Champion Bridge Co. (91)
Huntington County, Indiana (30)
Indiana (4,612)
Lost (22,103)
Through truss (13,950)
Truss (31,108)

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added coordinates

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