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Carpenter Creek CR 1730S Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Tom Hall in August 2010

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BH Photo #173170

Street View 

Description 

The bridge is now sitting in a field North of Remington on the West side of US-231. Plans call for it to be used in a park.

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge originally over Carpenter Creek on County Road 1730 South in Remington
Location
Jasper County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge and saved for reuse.
History
Built ca. 1928; moved 1955; replaced 2013 and saved
Builder
- Indiana State Highway Commission (Design)
Design
6-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.6 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #198
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.76080, -87.14459   (decimal degrees)
40°45'39" N, 87°08'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/487796/4512213 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Remington
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
579
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3700103 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16359 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 15.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 8, 2022: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status as bridge is not Lost.
  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • August 22, 2010: New photos from Tom Hall

Sources 

  • Tom Hall - thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com