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Yountsville Covered Bridge

Photos 

Indiana Historical Society

BH Photo #445904

Map 

Description 

Was the highest covered bridge above water in Indiana before it's demise at 40ft.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Sugar Creek on State Road 32
Location
Montgomery County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1854 by Henry Wolf; replaced in 1948
Builder
- Henry Wolf
Design
2-lane Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 182.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.02442, -86.97231   (decimal degrees)
40°01'28" N, 86°58'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/502363/4430467 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84826 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • April 8, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • March 30, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • March 29, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

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