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Indian Lake Covered Bridge

Photos 

1939 photo

Indiana Historical Society

BH Photo #446022

Map 

Description 

Another "Birdhouse" bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Indian Creek on Indian Lake Road
Location
Marion County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1889 by J.D. Torr & Company; replaced in 1958
Builder
- J.D. Torr & Co.
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.0 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.88139, -85.98057   (decimal degrees)
39°52'53" N, 85°58'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/587169/4415089 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • April 2, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

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