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West Newton Covered Bridge

Photos 

Indiana Historical Society

BH Photo #445060

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over West Fork White River on Southport Road (Old Alignment)
Location
Marion County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge on a new alignment
History
Built in 1880 by A.M. Kennedy & Sons; replaced in 1956
Builder
- A.M. Kennedy & Sons
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Total length: 465.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.66170, -86.23640   (decimal degrees)
39°39'42" N, 86°14'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/565501/4390489 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84788 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • April 5, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • March 26, 2019: New photos from Tony Dillon
  • March 26, 2019: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • March 25, 2019: New photos from Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com