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Big Creek-Deputy Pike 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 through truss bridge over Big Creek on Deputy Pike
Location
Jefferson County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1893; replaced 1991
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
8-panel, Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 110.9 ft.
Total length: 112.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #27
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.78813, -85.58998   (decimal degrees)
38°47'17" N, 85°35'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/622462/4294209 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Volga
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
225
Inventory numbers
INNBI 3900017 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39310 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 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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Update Log 

  • February 14, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder, truss type, and adj. GPS coordinates.
  • February 6, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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