Rating:
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Romona Bridge

Photos 

Bridge is best viewed from the trestle

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in September 2009

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BH Photo #145887

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Little Mill Creek on CR 225 East (Romona Road)
Location
Owen County, Indiana
Status
Abandoned but mostly intact.
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 99.1 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.3 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Owen County Bridge #2
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.32920, -86.72905   (decimal degrees)
39°19'45" N, 86°43'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/523352/4353344 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gosport
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6000001 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16789 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2006)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
10

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • April 19, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • January 9, 2012: New photo from Nick
  • February 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added new information
  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added GPS coordinates

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Nick
  • Mike Daffron