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Sand Creek SR7 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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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Sand Creek on IN 7
Location
Jennings County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1968; replaced 1994
Builder
- Indiana State Highway Commission (designer)
Design
Riveted Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 305.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.08696, -85.72391   (decimal degrees)
39°05'13" N, 85°43'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/610365/4327201 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North Vernon
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
9,442
Inventory numbers
INNBI 002010 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39316 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 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: 96.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type
  • February 6, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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