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Pollard Ditch Bridge CR 1100 N

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 1100 North
Location
Knox County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built ca. 1920, Replaced 2007
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Also called
Knox County Bridge #138
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88917, -87.26222   (decimal degrees)
38°53'21" N, 87°15'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/477258/4304510 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bucktown
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4200030 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16459 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2008)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
130

Categories 

Built during 1920s (8,774)
Indiana (4,198)
Knox County, Indiana (74)
Lost (18,686)
Lost 2007 (263)
Lost during 2000s (3,723)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,049)
Replaced by new bridge (12,384)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Truss (29,442)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: added bridge number and photo
  • June 21, 2008: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Bridge has been replaced

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Pollard Ditch Bridge
Posted January 5, 2007, by Clark Griswold

This pony truss is currently being replaced by a new bridge.