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Pipe Creek CR 900W Bridge

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #164160

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Pipe Creek on CR 900W
Location
Madison County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built in 1913 by the Elkhart Bridge & Iron Company, replaced in 1987
Builder
- Elkhart Bridge & Iron Co. of Elkhart, Indiana
Design
Bolted and riveted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 145.0 ft.
Total length: 145.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.6 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.0 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #74
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.16132, -85.84379   (decimal degrees)
40°09'41" N, 85°50'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/598461/4446302 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Frankton
Inventory number
BH 45174 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 6, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "A-frame portal", "Lattice Railing"
  • May 5, 2010: Added by Anthony Dillon

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