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Mill 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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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mill Creek on CR 1150N
Location
Owen County, Indiana
History
Built in 1885 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company with pony truss added ca.1910; replaced in 1989
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Wrought iron, Pratt through truss main span
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 106.7 ft.
Total length: 178.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.5 ft.
Also called
Owen County Bridge #12
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.45579, -86.74896   (decimal degrees)
39°27'21" N, 86°44'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/521597/4367388 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Quincy
Inventory number
BH 44414 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2010: Added by Anthony Dillon

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Comments 

Vincennes
Posted November 12, 2016, by Dan Reitmeyerda (danr [at] clrincgrp [dot] com)

sorry, i had the wrong bridge, please delete my comments from earlier

Mill Creek Bridge
Posted November 12, 2016, by Dan Reitmeyer (danr [at] clrincgrp [dot] com)

This bridge is not lost, we did a rehab job on it several years ago, realigned the road and moved the pier and north abutment it is in very good shape to this day.