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Lost River-Tater Rd. Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Satolli Glassmeyer

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BH Photo #110138

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Lost River on Tater Road (CR 500E)
Location
Orange County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920; rehabilitated 1992
Design
5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.8 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #37
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.63659, -86.36528   (decimal degrees)
38°38'12" N, 86°21'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/555241/4276640 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Campbellsburg
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5900027 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16745 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 68.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
150

Categories 

Built during 1920s (8,775)
Functionally obsolete (7,992)
Indiana (4,198)
One-lane traffic (7,424)
Open (36,590)
Orange County, Indiana (47)
Owned by county (18,857)
Pony truss (15,054)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,906)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,944)
Truss (29,451)

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Satolli Glassmeyer - info [at] scenicroadrallies [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com