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College Avenue Bridge

Photos 

East side

Photo taken by Jim Grey in March 2010

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BH Photo #158320

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Williams Creek on College Avenue in Indianapolis
Location
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1924; rehabilitated 1980
Builder
- National Concrete Co. of Indianapolis, Indiana
Design
Filled-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 74.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.2 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #401
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.89389, -86.14583   (decimal degrees)
39°53'38" N, 86°08'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/573024/4416329 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carmel
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
15,980
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4900022 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16545 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 3, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • January 1, 2013: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added date and builder
  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added arch type.
  • March 18, 2010: New photos from Jim Grey

Sources 

Comments 

College Avenue Bridge
Posted October 29, 2014, by Jim Grey (mobilene [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge, and the pedestrian bridge next to it, are now gone and replaced by a new bridge.

College Avenue Bridge
Posted April 23, 2014, by Ja Fehr (jafehr [at] acm [dot] org)

This bridge is now closed for replacement. The companion pedestrian foot bridge (photo #4) has been removed. See http://www.indy.gov/eGov/City/DPW/RebuildIndy/Projects/Docum... for more information on the replacement project.

College Avenue Bridge
Posted December 31, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Picture 3 looks like Melan type reinforcing.