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Messick-Hackenburg Bridge

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 Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Messick-Hackenburg Lake Connector on County Road 75W
Location
Lagrange County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920
Builder
- Elkhart Bridge & Iron Co. of Elkhart, Indiana (Likely fabricator)
Design
5-panel Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Total length: 72.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #46
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.55666, -85.43804   (decimal degrees)
41°33'24" N, 85°26'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/630253/4601732 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76708 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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