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Bruce Ditch-Parrish Avenue Bridge

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

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Bruce Ditch on Parrish Avenue
Location
Lake County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1921
Builders
- Olo E. Nichols (Contractor)
- Rochester Bridge Co. of Rochester, Indiana (Fabricator)
Design
3-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 45.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.6 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #35
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.29498, -87.44943   (decimal degrees)
41°17'42" N, 87°26'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/462371/4571601 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lowell
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4500032 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16492 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2006)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
970

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