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East Fork Fish Creek 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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Overview
Pony truss bridge over East Fork of Fish Creek on CR 150 North
Location
Owen County, Indiana
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
Pinned, Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
County Bridge #48
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.31297, -86.85483   (decimal degrees)
39°18'47" N, 86°51'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/512515/4351517 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spencer
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6000038 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16774 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2006)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
49

Update Log 

  • April 20, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • April 19, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • July 19, 2011: New photos from J.P.
  • December 5, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Updated information

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron

Comments 

East Fork Fish Creek Bridge
Posted July 20, 2011, by Jim Grey (mobilene [at] gmail [dot] com)

How much do you want to bet that this bridge carried SR 46 at one time.