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Maria Creek Bridge N500 NE

Photo 

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

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BH Photo #372423

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Relocated pony truss bridge over Mariah Creek on CR N500ne
Location
Knox County, Indiana
Status
Moved to Vigo County for private use
History
Built 1915, Relocated after 2001
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 73.1 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Knox County Bridge #154
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.82583, -87.38194   (decimal degrees)
38°49'33" N, 87°22'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/466845/4297518 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oaktown
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4200192 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16456 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 77.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
130

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,130)
Built during 1910s (8,759)
Functionally obsolete (7,986)
Indiana (4,198)
Knox County, Indiana (74)
Open (36,584)
Owned privately (1,286)
Pony truss (15,051)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,903)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,941)
Truss (29,445)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: added bridge number and photo
  • June 28, 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 

Mariah Creek N500NE Bridge
Posted October 13, 2007, by Robert Stephenson (rstephenson [at] mchsi [dot] com)

This bridge no longer exists,

it has been replaced with a new bridge.