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South Fork Patoka River Houchin Ditch CR 400 E

Photo 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over South Fork Patoka River Houchin Ditch on CR 400 E
Location
Pike County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905; Replaced 1990
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.9 ft.
Also called
Pike County Bridge #138
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.27851, -87.20031   (decimal degrees)
38°16'43" N, 87°12'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/482479/4236735 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Augusta
Inventory number
BH 74564 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,349)
Indiana (4,200)
Lost (18,942)
Lost 1990 (151)
Lost during 1990s (3,716)
Pike County, Indiana (34)
Pony truss (15,086)
Pratt pony truss (3,200)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,934)
Truss (29,553)

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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