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Hart Road Bridge

Photos 

North side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in May 2009

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BH Photo #140645

Map 

Video 

Hart Road Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Description 

This bridge is unusual for having 2 spans apparently built at the same time, but featuring 2 different lengths and truss heights.

Facts 

Overview
Two-span pony truss bridge over Boggs Creek on CR 450 West
Location
Martin County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca.1900 by the Champion Bridge Company; rehabilitated 1993
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.4 ft.
Total length: 111.8 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Also called
Boggs Creek Bridge
Martin County Bridge #59
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.68057, -86.87866   (decimal degrees)
38°40'50" N, 86°52'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/510553/4281337 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Loogootee
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
16
Inventory numers
INNBI 5100030 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16628 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2017: New video from Mike Daffron
  • October 15, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • October 15, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • October 22, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • December 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder
  • May 26, 2009: New photos from Robert Stephenson

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com