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Cave Springs 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
Concrete arch bridge over Wyaloosing Creek on CR 850 North
Location
Jennings County, Indiana
Status
Removed and replaced
History
Built 1905; replaced in 2002
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #30
Wyaloosing Creek CR 850N Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.10972, -85.65139   (decimal degrees)
39°06'35" N, 85°39'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/616600/4329818 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North Vernon
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4000029 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16433 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2008)
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: 94.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
150

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2017: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • March 26, 2011: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Updated status per forum posting

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Wyaloosing Creek Bridge
Posted March 26, 2011, by Richard Tekulve (CANOEINDIANA [at] YAHOO [dot] COM)

This bridge was replaced/tore down in 2002 and replaced with a 100 ft. long U.C.E.B. It is called locally Cave Springs Bridge.