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Upper Sulphur Creek CR 100S Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Satolli Glassmeyer

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BH Photo #110173

Map 

Video 

Upper Sulphur Creek CR 100S

Mike Daffron

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Upper Sulphur Creek on CR 100 South
Location
Orange County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1915
Design
3-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
County Bridge #63
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.54184, -86.56113   (decimal degrees)
38°32'31" N, 86°33'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/538246/4266027 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
French Lick
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
350
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5900046 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16755 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 44.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,266)
Functionally obsolete (7,090)
Indiana (4,634)
NR-eligible (4,015)
Non-Select (300)
One-lane traffic (7,541)
Open (38,349)
Orange County, Indiana (49)
Owned by county (20,121)
Pony truss (15,734)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,044)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,769)
Truss (31,329)
Warren pony truss (3,208)
Warren truss (6,281)

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2019: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • April 29, 2018: New video from Mike Daffron
  • April 23, 2018: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • April 17, 2018: New photos from Mike Daffron

Sources 

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

Comments 

Upper Sulphur Creek Bridge
Posted August 16, 2007, by Rod Detty (zonechair [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was still in use in July of 2007 when this photo was taken.