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Salamonie River IN 26 Bridge

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Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in December 2008

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Salamonie River on IN 26 in Portland
Location
Jay County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1979
Builders
- Indiana State Highway Commission (design)
- Yost Brothers (builders)
Design
Riveted Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 154.8 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.43250, -84.96333   (decimal degrees)
40°25'57" N, 84°57'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/672753/4477754 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Portland
Inventory numbers
INNBI 007040 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16370 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2012)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 57.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
3,224

Update Log 

  • October 9, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • November 14, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • February 21, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder and designers
  • December 21, 2008: New photos from Anthony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com