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Von Fange Ditch Bridge

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Von Fange Ditch on CR 600 East in Seymour
Location
Jackson County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1935; replaced 2004
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.3 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #106
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.94073, -85.92629   (decimal degrees)
38°56'27" N, 85°55'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/593053/4310747 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seymour
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
400
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3600072 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16356 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1935 (1,716)
Built during 1930s (10,921)
Indiana (4,409)
Jackson County, Indiana (69)
Lost (20,695)
Lost 2004 (473)
Lost during 2000s (3,826)
Owned by county (19,438)
Pony truss (15,401)
Replaced by new bridge (13,561)
Skewed (4,787)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,452)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,382)
Truss (30,502)
Warren pony truss (3,007)
Warren truss (6,001)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type and coordinates

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