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Wheatfield Ditch CR 100W Bridge

Photo 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Wheatfield Ditch on County Road 100 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: 58.0 ft.
Total length: 58.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.9 ft.
Skew angle
50 degrees
Also called
Old County Bridge #193
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.13295, -87.06458   (decimal degrees)
41°07'59" N, 87°03'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/494579/4553518 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,759)
Indiana (4,198)
Jasper County, Indiana (35)
Lost (18,690)
Lost 1988 (150)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,052)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Replaced by new bridge (12,386)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,437)
Truss (29,448)

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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