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Lagoon Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

SHAARD photo

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BH Photo #189801

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Lagoon Creek on CR 800S
Location
Owen County, Indiana, and Greene County, Indiana
Status
Has been been replaced with a culvert
History
Built ca. 1905
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.1 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Also called
Branch Eel River Bridge
County Bridge #187
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16816, -87.02715   (decimal degrees)
39°10'05" N, 87°01'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/497654/4335438 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coal City
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6000133 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39517 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (7,332)
Greene County, Indiana (88)
Indiana (4,943)
Lost (25,213)
Owen County, Indiana (88)
Pony truss (16,298)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,121)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,324)
Truss (33,102)
Warren pony truss (3,384)
Warren truss (6,611)

Update Log 

  • September 5, 2016: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • September 24, 2015: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • December 5, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Changed bridge and creek name
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

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

Comments 

Lagoon Creek Bridge
Posted September 29, 2014, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Bridge has been replaced.