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Benville Bridge

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Photo taken by Tony Dillon in June 2016

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BH Photo #356508

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Description 

One of the two remaining 3 span stone arches in Big Oaks/JPG.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Big Graham Creek on J Road
Location
Jennings County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic with limited access
History
Built in 1908 by Thomas Brolley, rehabilitated in 1986
Builder
- Thomas Brolley
Design
3 span Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.0 ft.
Total length: 168.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on
Also called
Benville Ford Bridge
JPG #27
ANG Bridge 60
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.98052, -85.45280   (decimal degrees)
38°58'50" N, 85°27'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/634015/4315753 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
NRHP 96000789 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 72626 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 26, 2016: Added by Tony Dillon

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