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Southport Road Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over White River on Southport Road
Location
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1950; rehabilitated 1998
Design
Continuous reinforced concrete girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 116.5 ft.
Total length: 898.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.66278, -86.23611   (decimal degrees)
39°39'46" N, 86°14'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/565525/4390608 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Maywood
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4900415 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 46964 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 70.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
10,678

Update Log 

  • November 11, 2010: Added by James Baughn

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Southport Road Bridge
Posted January 4, 2012, by Tom Hoffman (tehoffm [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This bridge replaced the White River/West Newton Covered bridge in 1950. It was a Kennedy bridge built in 1880, was three spans with length around 465 feet and was once the states longest covered bridge.