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Smart Ditch CR 700E Bridge

Photo 

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Smart Ditch on County Road 700 East
Location
Jackson County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
5-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 89.0 ft.
Total length: 89.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.6 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #157
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.77036, -85.90525   (decimal degrees)
38°46'13" N, 85°54'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/595103/4291863 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tampico
Inventory number
BH 77252 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (7,686)
Indiana (5,113)
Jackson County, Indiana (83)
Lost (29,158)
Lost 1988 (189)
Lost during 1980s (1,549)
Pony truss (17,090)
Pratt pony truss (3,987)
Pratt truss (10,413)
Replaced by new bridge (19,819)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,680)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,866)
Truss (36,018)

Update Log 

  • May 19, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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