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Ontario 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 Pratt pony truss bridge over Pigeon River on County Road 225E
Location
Lagrange County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Design
Pinned, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.9 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #77
Pigeon River CR 225E Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.70689, -85.38375   (decimal degrees)
41°42'25" N, 85°23'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/634468/4618495 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lagrange
Inventory number
BH 76706 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,350)
Indiana (4,200)
Lagrange County, Indiana (15)
Lost (18,947)
Lost 1989 (157)
Lost during 1980s (1,058)
Pony truss (15,088)
Pratt pony truss (3,200)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Replaced by new bridge (12,571)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,528)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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