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Sulfur Creek Bridge

Photos 

West side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in May 2009

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BH Photo #140601

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Sulfur Creek on CR 160 East
Location
Martin County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge and apparently relocated to Ohio.
History
Built ca. 1940; rehabilitated 1991; Replaced 2017 and relocated
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 41.3 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.78194, -86.76472   (decimal degrees)
38°46'55" N, 86°45'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/520435/4292605 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Indian Springs
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
34
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5100004 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16637 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.4 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 9, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been replaced
  • May 25, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Sulfur Creek Bridge
Posted August 20, 2017, by Steve dennis (Sdennis [at] lincolndouglas [dot] net)

The bridge has been moved to 9478 Loches rd. Saint Louisville, Oh 43071

Sulfur Creek Bridge
Posted May 16, 2015, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I would imagine that this creek got it's name from the unfortunate smell that accompanies it.