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Big Creek-D Road 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
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Big Creek on D Road
Location
Jefferson County, Indiana
Status
In a restricted area of the park
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.9 ft.
Also called
Jefferson Proving Grounds Bridge #22
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88564, -85.41319   (decimal degrees)
38°53'08" N, 85°24'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/637629/4305282 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 5 N., R. 10 E., Sec. 9
Inventory number
BH 77361 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,192)
Built during 1920s (8,767)
Closed (2,409)
Deck arch (10,431)
Indiana (4,198)
Jefferson County, Indiana (39)
Open-spandrel arch (689)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,899)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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