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Pollard Ditch Bridge CR 900 E

Photo 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Pollard Ditch on CR 900 East
Location
Knox County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1925
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.0 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Also called
Knox County Bridge #139
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.89556, -87.29722   (decimal degrees)
38°53'44" N, 87°17'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/474225/4305228 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bucktown
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4200014 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16458 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2004)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2001)
125

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,135)
Built during 1920s (8,766)
Indiana (4,198)
Knox County, Indiana (74)
Lost (18,685)
Owned by county (18,854)
Pony truss (15,050)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,569)
Structurally deficient (18,430)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,851)
Truss (29,444)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: added bridge number and photo

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Pollard Ditch Bridge
Posted December 5, 2007, by Robert Stephenson (seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge no longer exists,

it has been replaced with a new bridge.