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Thompson's Mill Bridge

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Edinburgh Wagon Bridge

Photo from Town of Edinburgh

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #468036

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Description 

The first substantial iron bridge to be erected in Johnson County

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Big Blue River on Edinburgh-Ninevah Road
Location
Johnson County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Bowstring through truss
Also called
Edinburgh Wagon Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.35567, -85.97703   (decimal degrees)
39°21'20" N, 85°58'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/588136/4356745 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88576 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2020: New photos from Tony Dillon
  • March 19, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Changed from pony to through truss.
  • March 19, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com