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Southern Avenue Bean Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John Weller in March 2009

BH Photo #135022

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Bean Creek on Southern Avenue in Indianapolis
Location
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910; rehabilitated 1991
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 53.8 ft.
Total length: 54.1 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.73000, -86.14167   (decimal degrees)
39°43'48" N, 86°08'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/573555/4398142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Maywood
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4900318 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16604 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2016)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 95.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
5,151

Categories 

Arch (11,287)
Built during 1910s (8,858)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,649)
Deck arch (10,526)
Indiana (4,208)
Indianapolis, Indiana (142)
Marion County, Indiana (174)
Open (37,045)
Owned by city (4,576)
Select (534)
Skewed (4,718)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,050)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,565)

Update Log 

  • August 15, 2011: New photos from Tony Dillon
  • March 8, 2009: New photos from John Weller

Sources 

  • John Weller - jweller [at] indy [dot] rr [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com