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DeWitt Creek Leatherwood Road

Photos 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over DeWitt Creek on Leatherwood Road
Location
Lawrence County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905; Replaced 1990
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 38.4 ft.
Total length: 38.4 ft.
Deck width: 13.9 ft.
Also called
Lawrence County Bridge #43
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.85562, -86.34711   (decimal degrees)
38°51'20" N, 86°20'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/556649/4300956 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tunnelton
Inventory number
BH 76852 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,348)
Indiana (4,200)
Lawrence County, Indiana (68)
Lost (18,932)
Lost 1990 (151)
Lost during 1990s (3,716)
Pony truss (15,080)
Pratt pony truss (3,199)
Pratt truss (8,068)
Replaced by new bridge (12,561)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,732)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,931)
Truss (29,541)

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • April 29, 2017: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com