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Branch Sulphur Fork 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
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Sulphur Fork on CR 20
Location
Perry County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920; replaced 1996
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Also called
Perry County Bridge #150
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.08766, -86.65079   (decimal degrees)
38°05'16" N, 86°39'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/530622/4215598 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gatchel
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6200102 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39534 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1991)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
20

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added bridge number and photo
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com