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Big Creek-Lower New Harmony Rd. Bridge

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Big Creek on Lower New Harmony Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1905; replaced 1992
Design
Riveted, 10-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 178.2 ft.
Total length: 180.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.9 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #27
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00104, -87.95459   (decimal degrees)
38°00'04" N, 87°57'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/416189/4206360 (zone/easting/northing)
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Solitude
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
576
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500041 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39551 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 20, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate Name and Design
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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