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Lye Creek CR 800N 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 Bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Lye Creek on County Road 800 North
Location
Montgomery County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1894
Builder
- Lafayette Bridge Co. of Lafayette, Indiana
Design
4-panel, pinned Bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.9 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #17
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.15699, -86.80029   (decimal degrees)
40°09'25" N, 86°48'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/517008/4445201 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77443 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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