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Bear Creek CR 700S Bridge

Photos 

Possible builder/railing design

Photo taken by J.P.

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BH Photo #204153

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Bear Creek on CR 700 South
Location
Jennings County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Builder
- J.F. Lewis
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
County Bridge #84
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88278, -85.55833   (decimal degrees)
38°52'58" N, 85°33'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/625045/4304756 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vernon
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
100
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4000076 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16395 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 68.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,312)
Built 1915 (1,143)
Built during 1910s (8,962)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,686)
Deck arch (10,562)
Functionally obsolete (7,791)
Indiana (4,253)
J.F. Lewis (1)
Jennings County, Indiana (73)
NR-eligible (3,979)
One-lane traffic (7,501)
Open (37,164)
Owned by county (19,009)
Select (529)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,075)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,614)

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • July 21, 2011: New photos from James McCray
  • July 15, 2011: New photos from J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com