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Plass Ditch Bridge

Photos 

West end

10/13/2007

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in June 2008

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BH Photo #115476

Map 

Street View 

Video 

Plass Ditch Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Plass Ditch on CR 1350 South
Location
Knox County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 83.6 ft.
Total length: 85.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Also called
Knox County Bridge #243
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.53136, -87.52696   (decimal degrees)
38°31'53" N, 87°31'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/454069/4264904 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Decker
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
130
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4200046 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16457 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2018: New video from Mike Daffron
  • June 23, 2018: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • December 14, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • April 21, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate name and updated design
  • February 21, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson: added category
  • June 19, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Plass Ditch Bridge
Posted January 3, 2007, by Clark Griswold

This pony truss has been closed to traffic. It is still standing with the deck removed.