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Crooks Covered Bridge 14-61-17

Photos 

Side view

Photo taken Sept. 2005 by Tom Hall

BH Photo #102896

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Little Raccoon Creek on CR225E
Location
Parke County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1856, rebuilt 1867
Builder
- Henry Wolf
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 132.8 ft.
Total length: 154.8 ft.
Deck width: 12.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1978
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72428, -87.18967   (decimal degrees)
39°43'27" N, 87°11'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/483745/4397172 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Catlin
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6100070 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
WGCB 14-61-17 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 78000391 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 16806 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
60

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2017: New photo from Tom Phelan
  • March 8, 2010: New photos from James McCray
  • January 18, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • 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
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Wikipedia
  • Tom Phelan - thomasp335 [at] aol [dot] com