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Branch Rock Lick Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by James McCray

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Overview
Riveted Warren pony truss bridge over Branch Rock Lick Creek on CR 500 South
Location
Lawrence County, Indiana
Status
Removed and replaced with a culvert
History
Built 1915
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.4 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Lawrence County Bridge #79
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.78500, -86.43750   (decimal degrees)
38°47'06" N, 86°26'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/548855/4293068 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bedford East
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4700052 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16493 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2010)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
261

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • April 29, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added bridge number and photos
  • January 2, 2013: Updated by Tony Dillon: Bridge is being replaced.
  • March 23, 2012: Updated by Matt Lohry: Added truss type
  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added truss type.
  • April 5, 2010: New photos from James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Matt Lohry
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron