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McAdoo Creek-Hidbrader Rd. Bridge

Photo 

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over McAdoo Creek on Hidbrader Road (CR 400 N)
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1907, Replaced 2000
Design
Bolted, 4-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #81
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.09690, -87.83209   (decimal degrees)
38°05'49" N, 87°49'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/427040/4216893 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wadesville
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
134
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500068 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16880 (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: 89 (out of 100)
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Categories 

4-panel truss (258)
Built 1907 (643)
Built during 1900s (6,621)
Indiana (4,402)
Lost (20,685)
Lost 2000 (381)
Lost during 2000s (3,826)
Owned by county (19,433)
Pony truss (15,398)
Posey County, Indiana (68)
Replaced by new bridge (13,551)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,452)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,381)
Truss (30,494)
Warren pony truss (3,007)
Warren truss (6,001)

Update Log 

  • March 20, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate Name and Design
  • June 28, 2008: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Bridge has been replaced

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Comments 

McAdoo Creek Bridge
Posted January 3, 2007, by Clark Griswold

This pony truss was replaced in 2000 by a new concrete bridge.