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Sipe Ditch 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 Sipe Ditch (Kinsey Run) on County Road 300 West
Location
Jay County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
2-panel, pinned Bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 30.0 ft.
Total length: 30.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.8 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #116
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.45200, -85.03897   (decimal degrees)
40°27'07" N, 85°02'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/666288/4479773 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77331 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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