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Limberlost Creek CR 400N 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
Pony truss bridge over Limberlost Creek on CR 400 North
Location
Jay County, Indiana
Status
Removed and replaced
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
4-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #63
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.49889, -84.83056   (decimal degrees)
40°29'56" N, 84°49'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/683835/4485392 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Recovery
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
131
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3800174 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16367 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.5 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,738)
Indiana (4,824)
Jay County, Indiana (44)
Lost (23,705)
Owned by county (20,393)
Pony truss (15,993)
Replaced by new bridge (15,835)
Skewed (4,852)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,324)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,126)
Truss (32,176)
Warren pony truss (3,284)
Warren truss (6,418)

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: New bridge showing in satellite view

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Comments 

Limberlost Creek Bridge
Posted September 18, 2010, by Ed Hollowell (erhollowell [at] aol [dot] com)

Sad- Both the Limerlost bridge and the Limberlost have been lost!