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Bob Cummings Bridge

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View from a distance

Photo taken by Charles Sarjeant

Map 

Street View 

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Overview
Steel through arch bridge over the Ohio River on IN 237 and KY 69 in Cannelton
Location
Perry County, Indiana, and Hancock County, Kentucky
Status
Open to two-lane traffic
History
Opened December 21, 1966
Design
Steel through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 824.6 ft.
Total length: 2,708.3 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Deck width: 27.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.5 ft.
Also called
Cannelton Bridge
Bob Cummings Lincoln Trail Bridge (full official name)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.90348, -86.74414   (decimal degrees)
37°54'13" N, 86°44'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/522492/4195136 (zone/easting/northing)
USGS topographic map
Cannelton
Inventory numbers
INNBI 029895 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16839 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 44.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
8,338

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added Google Street View.
  • February 24, 2008: New photos from James McCray
  • May 22, 2006: Posted photos from Charles Sarjeant

Sources 

  • Indiana Highway Ends - by Charles Sarjeant
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger