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Fall Creek Bowstring

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Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in August 2010

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BH Photo #173717

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Description 

This bridge appears to have replaced an earlier covered bridge, the pier and Northern abutment from which remain. This bridge was replaced in 1925 by a concrete arch span....that was in turn replaced in 1993.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Fall Creek on Pendleton Avenue (Old SR 9)
Location
Pendleton, Madison County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Unknown
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Tubular Bowstring through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00549, -85.74563   (decimal degrees)
40°00'20" N, 85°44'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/607065/4429120 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Anderson South
Inventory number
BH 45963 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2018: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • June 30, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • August 23, 2010: Added by Anthony Dillon

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