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Conley's Ford Covered Bridge 14-61-02

Photos 

Oblique view

Photo taken Oct. 2005 by Tom Hall

BH Photo #102891

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Big Raccoon Creek on CR550E east of Bridgeton
Location
Parke County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Builder
- J. Van Fossen
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 189.9 ft.
Total length: 210.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1978
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.65939, -87.13289   (decimal degrees)
39°39'34" N, 87°07'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/488600/4389962 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Catlin
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6100015 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
WGCB 14-61-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 78000388 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 16804 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
225

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • November 9, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • May 19, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • March 8, 2010: New photos from James McCray
  • December 8, 2009: New photos from J.P.
  • January 6, 2009: New photos from Sean Flynn
  • November 13, 2006: Posted photos from Tom Hall

Sources 

  • Tom Hall - thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com
  • Sean Flynn
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Wikipedia
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com