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McCormicks Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Satolli Glassmeyer

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McCormick's Creek Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over McCormicks Creek on CR 450 East
Location
Owen County, Indiana, and Monroe County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 2017
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Monroe County Bridge #139
Owen County Bridge #59
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.25524, -86.68435   (decimal degrees)
39°15'19" N, 86°41'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/527234/4345149 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gosport
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6000048 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16786 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 27.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
156

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • June 25, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been replaced
  • October 23, 2016: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • May 18, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added county Bridge number
  • March 13, 2014: New photos from Brent Tindall
  • March 12, 2014: Updated by Brent Tindall: Adjusted GPS coordinates
  • March 13, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added Monroe County as bridge is on county line

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McCormicks Creek Bridge
Posted June 25, 2017, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

It took these videos a week from it's removal. I returned later and found a gaping hole. Unfortunately, no vehicles with "CLR" around. Don't have any other info.