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Wagon Wheel Bridge

Photos 

Wagon Wheel Bridge

The Republic: October 5 1967

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BH Photo #451741

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Muscatatuck River on Ripley Street (CR 20N)
Location
Jennings County, Indiana
Status
Collapsed in 1969
Design
Bowstring through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.98739, -85.60810   (decimal degrees)
38°59'15" N, 85°36'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/620550/4316298 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85826 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,803)
Bowstring through truss (231)
Bowstring truss (465)
Built during 1880s (1,820)
Collapsed (296)
Indiana (4,597)
Jennings County, Indiana (76)
Lost (21,383)
Lost 1969 (53)
Lost during 1960s (583)
Owned by county (19,768)
Through truss (13,865)
Truss (30,973)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added location
  • July 5, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Wagon Wheel Bridge
Posted July 5, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Tony, I'm Thrilled you could map this !