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Salamonie River CR 500W Bridge

Photos 

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 through truss bridge over Salamonie River on County Road 500 West
Location
Jay County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Design
8-panel, riveted Pratt through truss
Also called
Old County Bridge #95
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.45803, -85.07697   (decimal degrees)
40°27'29" N, 85°04'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/663052/4480372 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86744 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (7,049)
Indiana (4,832)
Jay County, Indiana (44)
Lost (23,727)
Lost 1989 (179)
Lost during 1980s (1,315)
Pratt through truss (5,263)
Pratt truss (9,103)
Replaced by new bridge (15,854)
Through truss (14,688)
Truss (32,193)

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2019: New photos from Tony Dillon

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