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Singleton Ditch-Chase St. 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 Singleton Ditch on Chase Street
Location
Lake County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Design
3-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 36.0 ft.
Total length: 36.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.3 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #17
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.23688, -87.37200   (decimal degrees)
41°14'13" N, 87°22'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/468826/4565120 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77390 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,283)
Indiana (4,198)
Lake County, Indiana (76)
Lost (18,687)
Lost 1985 (94)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,049)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Replaced by new bridge (12,386)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • May 26, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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