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White River Meridian Street Bridge

Photos 

9-16-2007 photo

Photo taken by Jim Grey

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BH Photo #139940

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Finished 7/5/1933 at a cost of 154,065.93. Deck 44' wide plus two 6' wide sidewalks.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over White River on Meridian Street in Indianapolis
Location
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1933; rehabilitated 1986 and 2012
Builder
- Cunningham & Johnson
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 783.9 ft.
Deck width: 44.0 ft.
Skew angle
20 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.87116, -86.15615   (decimal degrees)
39°52'16" N, 86°09'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/572166/4413798 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Indianapolis West
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4900637 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
23,417

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2017: New photos from Jim Grey
  • December 20, 2012: Updated by J.P.: corrected Location
  • October 9, 2012: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • October 9, 2012: New photo from Jim Grey
  • October 30, 2010: Updated by Ed Hollowell: Corrected complrtion date, added builder, cost and spans, skew angle
  • May 9, 2009: New photos from Jim Grey

Sources 

  • Jim Grey - mobilene [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Ed Hollowell - erhollowell [at] aol [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com