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Gushwa Ditch CR 1100S Bridge

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Gushwa Ditch on County Road 1100 South
Location
Jasper County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1886
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
3-panel, pinned Pratt Bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 39.5 ft.
Total length: 39.5 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #294
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.83683, -87.27273   (decimal degrees)
40°50'13" N, 87°16'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/477006/4520680 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77283 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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