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Salt Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Concrete arch bridge or culvert over Salt Creek on Joliet Road
Location
Porter County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 21.0 ft.
Total length: 24.9 ft.
Deck width: 28.2 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.47333, -87.07167   (decimal degrees)
41°28'24" N, 87°04'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/494016/4591306 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Valparaiso
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
7,750
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6400123 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39544 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 68.6 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (12,157)
Built during 1920s (9,955)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,027)
Deck arch (11,394)
Functionally obsolete (6,367)
Indiana (4,932)
NR-eligible (4,056)
Open (39,976)
Porter County, Indiana (24)
Select (530)
Span length under 25 feet (6,908)
Total length under 25 feet (2,505)

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn