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Riner Houseworth Ditch-Old RR Grade Rd. 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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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Riner Houseworth Ditch on Old Railroad Grade Road
Location
Newton County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Builder
- Rochester Bridge Co. of Rochester, Indiana
Design
5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #28
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.01249, -87.51118   (decimal degrees)
41°00'45" N, 87°30'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/457017/4540268 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77496 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 31, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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