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Ferguson Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Satolli Glassmeyer

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BH Photo #132133

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Lake Ditch on Ferguson Road
Location
Morgan County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1940
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 67.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Also called
Morgan County Bridge #97
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.55750, -86.56694   (decimal degrees)
39°33'27" N, 86°34'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/537203/4378735 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hall
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5500080 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16698 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 36.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
70

Categories 

Built during 1940s (3,568)
Indiana (4,198)
Morgan County, Indiana (62)
One-lane traffic (7,421)
Open (36,533)
Owned by county (18,847)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,891)
Structurally deficient (18,414)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,429)
Truss (29,437)
Warren pony truss (2,948)
Warren truss (5,785)

Update Log 

  • May 2, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • December 28, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added bridge number

Sources 

  • Satolli Glassmeyer - info [at] scenicroadrallies [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com