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Walnut Fork Creek CR 50S Bridge

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Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Walnut Fork Creek on County Road 50 South
Location
Montgomery County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1902 by the Elkhart Bridge Company; rehabilitated 1981; replaced 1999
Builder
- Elkhart Bridge Co.
Design
6-panel, Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 91.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #184
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.03155, -86.85280   (decimal degrees)
40°01'54" N, 86°51'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/512559/4431269 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Darlington
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
260
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5400134 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39488 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 93.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 8, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder,truss type, and coordinates
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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