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Singer Ditch Bridge CR 1025 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 Singer Ditch on CR 1025 North
Location
Knox County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1925, Replaced 2002
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
Knox County Bridge #125
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.87694, -87.21472   (decimal degrees)
38°52'37" N, 87°12'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/481374/4303142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sandborn
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4200233 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16463 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2008)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
130

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,136)
Built during 1920s (8,774)
Indiana (4,198)
Knox County, Indiana (74)
Lost (18,686)
Lost 2002 (454)
Lost during 2000s (3,723)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Structurally deficient (18,441)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Truss (29,442)

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 

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

Most of this bridge no longer exists,

a new metal grid deck has replaced the wooden floor.