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Morgan County Bridge #96

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in January 2017

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BH Photo #376589

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Branch of Lake Ditch on Ditch Road
Location
Morgan County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1895; rehabilitated 2002
Design
Riveted plate girder - floor beam system
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.4 ft.
Total length: 60.7 ft.
Deck width: 21.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.57639, -86.52639   (decimal degrees)
39°34'35" N, 86°31'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/540676/4380849 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hall
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5500079 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 46721 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
70

Categories 

19th Century (6,178)
Built 1895 (238)
Built during 1890s (2,458)
Girder (7,968)
Indiana (4,198)
Morgan County, Indiana (62)
NR-listed (2,844)
Open (36,585)
Owned by county (18,855)
Plate girder (6,138)
Select (535)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,903)
Through girder (2,953)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,439)

Update Log 

  • January 21, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • December 26, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • October 28, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com