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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

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Carpenter Creek on County Road 1730 South in Remington
Location
Jasper County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1928; moved 1955 and replaced in 2013
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
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3700103 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16359 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2012)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 15.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
579

Update Log 

  • 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