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Slough Creek CR 480W Bridge

Photo 

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

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BH Photo #391741

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Slough Creek on County Road 480 West
Location
Jasper County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
4-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 60.8 ft.
Total length: 60.8 ft.
Deck width: 15.8 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #10
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.89216, -87.13862   (decimal degrees)
40°53'32" N, 87°08'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/488323/4526795 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rensselaer
Inventory number
BH 77267 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,806)
Indiana (4,200)
Jasper County, Indiana (35)
Lost (18,942)
Lost 1987 (175)
Lost during 1980s (1,058)
Pony truss (15,085)
Pratt pony truss (3,200)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,015)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,526)
Truss (29,552)

Update Log 

  • May 20, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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