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Dewitt Bridge

Photos 

Taken from SR32

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in April 2009

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BH Photo #136486

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Little Sugar Creek on former 875 East (now private lane)
Location
Montgomery County, Indiana
History
built in 1903
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
4-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Also called
Shaver Bridge
Old CR 875E Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.05003, -86.73689   (decimal degrees)
40°03'00" N, 86°44'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/522442/4433342 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shannondale
Inventory number
BH 42201 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1903 (477)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
Canton Bridge Co. (178)
Indiana (4,200)
Montgomery County, Indiana (78)
Owned privately (1,310)
Pony truss (15,085)
Pratt pony truss (3,200)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Truss (29,552)
Unknown status (1,477)

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2016: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • October 16, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder and date
  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added GPS coordinates
  • April 4, 2009: Added by Anthony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com