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Big Pipe Creek 400 West Bridge

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BH Photo #157638

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Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Big Pipe Creek on 400 W near Grissom ARB
Location
Miami County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1989. Beautiful bridge that had survived many floods during it's lifetime. Road goes South into North gate of old Grissom Air Force Base, now reserve.
Builder
- Rochester Bridge Co. of Rochester, Indiana
Design
Pratt Through truss, 7 Panel, bolted and riveted
Dimensions
Total length: 128.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #96
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69389, -86.14694   (decimal degrees)
40°41'38" N, 86°08'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/572074/4505126 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
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Inventory number
BH 42273 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2010: New photos from James Norwood
  • April 9, 2009: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood