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Beaver Creek 50X Bridge

Photos 

from the west

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in May 2015

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BH Photo #323960

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bailey truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Drive-50x in Shoals
Location
Martin County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1982
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.2 ft.
Total length: 50.8 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.65233, -86.79752   (decimal degrees)
38°39'08" N, 86°47'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/517619/4278216 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shoals
Inventory numbers
INNBI 018841 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16619 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 70.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
102

Categories 

Bailey truss (126)
Built 1982 (51)
Built during 1980s (548)
Functionally obsolete (8,050)
Indiana (4,200)
Martin County, Indiana (47)
Modern (1,715)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Non-Select (301)
One-lane traffic (7,434)
Open (36,898)
Owned by state (13,898)
Pony truss (15,088)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,739)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,528)
Truss (29,557)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2016: Updated by Brent Tindall: Adjusted GPS coordinates
  • May 4, 2015: New photos from Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Brent Tindall - bizzat219 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Beaver Creek 50X Bridge
Posted May 4, 2015, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was obviously under water recently and not very drive-able.