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Poison Creek Bridge

Photos 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Poison Creek on CR 104
Location
Perry County, Indiana
Status
Bridge dismantled and replaced, trusses saved for possible reuse.
Future prospects
Here is the link for INDOT Historic Bridge Marketing Program

http://www.in.gov/indot/2975.htm

History
Built 1905
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 101.0 ft.
Total length: 105.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #14
Thrifty Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.98409, -86.56227   (decimal degrees)
37°59'03" N, 86°33'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/538439/4204140 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rome
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
100
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6200012 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16845 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added link for INDOT marketing program page
  • April 1, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type
  • September 30, 2009: Updated by J.P.: replaced by a new bridge

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com