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SR 257 East Fork White River Bridge

Photos 

Old Bridge

Taken by my Uncle Adrian Ross, probably in the early 70's

Mike Daffron

BH Photo #418312

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over E F White River on SR 257
Location
Pike County, Indiana, and Daviess County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced in 1980
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.53788, -87.10958   (decimal degrees)
38°32'16" N, 87°06'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/490449/4265502 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80450 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Daviess County, Indiana (40)
Indiana (4,611)
Lost (21,662)
Lost 1980 (76)
Lost during 1980s (1,169)
Pike County, Indiana (38)
Replaced by new bridge (14,359)
Through truss (13,903)
Truss (31,038)

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2018: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • February 18, 2018: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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

Comments 

SR 257 East Fork White River Bridge
Posted February 18, 2018, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Found the location with Tony Dillon's help. My uncle, who has passed, never documented his pictures. The locals I have spoken to verify it is the bridge.