Rating:
2 votes

Winslow Bridge

Photos 

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

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Map 

Description 

This span replaced a covered bridge at this location.

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Patoka River on IN 61
Location
Pike County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1981; replaced 1998
Builders
- Indiana State Highway Commission (Designer)
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana (Fabricator)
Design
Riveted Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 198.2 ft.
Total length: 201.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.7 ft.
Also called
SR 61 Patoka River Bridge
Indiana State Highway Bridge #61-63-1008C
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.38022, -87.21725   (decimal degrees)
38°22'49" N, 87°13'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/481024/4248025 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winslow
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
6,078
Inventory numbers
INNBI 021720 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39536 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 87.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 7, 2019: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • September 4, 2015: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • March 11, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder and truss type
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com