Rating:
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Wyaloosing Creek CR 950N Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in November 2008

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BH Photo #126884

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Wyaloosing Creek next to replacement bridge on CR 950 North
Location
Jennings County, Indiana
Status
Replaced, but moved next to new bridge and used for farm access.
Future prospects
Relocated
History
Built 1895
Design
Pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 61.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #27
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.12583, -85.62702   (decimal degrees)
39°07'33" N, 85°37'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/618680/4331637 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grammer
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4000026 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16432 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2006)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1994)
75

Categories 

19th Century (6,181)
Built 1895 (238)
Built during 1890s (2,459)
Indiana (4,198)
Jennings County, Indiana (73)
Open (36,527)
Owned by county (18,846)
Pony truss (15,046)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,016)
Relocated (637)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,889)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,429)
Truss (29,433)
Wooden deck (5,863)

Update Log 

  • August 28, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • January 30, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Adjusted GPS for new location.
  • November 1, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Wyaloosing Creek Bridge
Posted August 22, 2007, by Anonymous

This bridge has been and moved a few hundred feet off its foundations over a tributary ditch just off the road. I dont know if the bridge is used by farm tractors or if its just sitting there for now.